Mesotaeniopteryx semisessilis Sinitshenkova 1985 (winter stonefly)

Insecta - Plecoptera - Taeniopterygidae

Full reference: N. D. Sinitshenkova. 1985. Yurskie vesnyanki yuzhnoy Sibiri i prilegayushchikh territoriy (Perlida=Plecoptera). Yurskie Nasekomye Sibiri i Mongolii 148-171

Belongs to Mesotaeniopteryx according to N. D. Sinitshenkova 1987

See also Sinitshenkova 1985

Sister taxa: Mesotaeniopteryx elongata, Mesotaeniopteryx indefessa, Mesotaeniopteryx klapaleki, Mesotaeniopteryx sinitsae, Mesotaeniopteryx splendida, Mesotaeniopteryx turgida

Type specimen: PIN 1487/81, a forewing. Its type locality is Iya Locality (PIN collection 1487), which is in a Toarcian lacustrine - small horizon in the Cheremkhovskaya Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology: volant detritivore-omnivore

Distribution: found only at Iya Locality (PIN collection 1487)

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