Ptychoptera mesozoica Kalugina 1989 (phantom crane fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Ptychopteridae

Full reference: N. S. Kalugina. 1989. New Mesozoic psychodomorph dipteran insects from Siberia (Diptera: Eoptychopteridae, Ptychopteridae). Paleontological Journal 23:62-73

Belongs to Ptychoptera according to N. S. Kalugina 1989

Sister taxa: Ptychoptera (Ptychoptera), Ptychoptera deleta, Ptychoptera miocenica

Type specimen: PIN 1989/3119, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baissa (PIN collection 1989), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large siltstone/marl in the Zaza Formation of the Russian Federation.


Distribution: found only at Baissa (PIN collection 1989)

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