Protobittacus moestus Sukatsheva 1985 (hangingfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Bittacidae

Full reference: I. D. Sukatsheva. 1985. Yurskie skorpionnitsy yuzhnoj Sibiri i zapadnoy Mongolii. Yurskie Nasekomye Sibiri i Mongolii 96-114

Belongs to Protobittacus according to I. D. Sukatsheva 1985

Sister taxa: Protobittacus arculatus, Protobittacus desacuminatus, Protobittacus handlirschi, Protobittacus liassicus, Protobittacus maculatus

Type specimen: PIN 756/11, a forewing. Its type locality is Korchakol (PIN collection 756), which is in a Toarcian terrestrial siliciclastic in the Osinovo Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Korchakol (PIN collection 756)

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