Neorthophlebia maculipennis Handlirsch 1906 (hangingfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Bittacidae

Synonyms: Metaxybittacus vittatus Bode 1953, Neorthophlebia minor Handlirsch 1906

Full reference: A. Handlirsch. 1906. Die Fossilen Insekten und die Phylogenie der Rezenten Formen, parts I-IV. Ein Handbuch fur Palaontologen und Zoologen 1-640

Belongs to Neorthophlebia according to J. Ansorge 1996

See also Bode 1953, Handlirsch 1906, Handlirsch 1939 and Willmann 1978

Sister taxa: Neorthophlebia acutipennis, Neorthophlebia debilis, Neorthophlebia medialis, Neorthophlebia megapolitana, Neorthophlebia nana, Neorthophlebia pallida, Neorthophlebia robusta, Neorthophlebia simillima, Neorthophlebia stigmatica, Neorthophlebia unica, Neorthophlebia yunnanensis

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Distribution:

• Jurassic of Germany (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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