Shurabia grandis Huang and Nel 2008 (winged insect)

Insecta - Reculida - Geinitziidae

Alternative combination: Megasepididontus grandis

Full reference: D. Y. Huang and A. Nel. 2008. New "Grylloblattida" related to the genus Prosepididontus Handlirsch, 1920 in the Middle Jurassic of China (Insecta: Geinitziidae). Alcheringa 32:395-403

Belongs to Shurabia according to Y. Y. Cui et al. 2012

See also Huang and Nel 2008

Sister taxa: Shurabia aleda, Shurabia angustata, Shurabia annosa, Shurabia anomala, Shurabia australis, Shurabia bashkuevi, Shurabia elegans, Shurabia ferganensis, Shurabia hissarica, Shurabia inferior, Shurabia kapokkraalensis, Shurabia lukashevichae, Shurabia magna, Shurabia minuta, Shurabia ovata, Shurabia parvula, Shurabia permiana, Shurabia postiretis, Shurabia serrata, Shurabia sogutensis, Shurabia tanga

Type specimen: NIGP 148117, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Daohugou (NIGP collection), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large shale in the Daohugou Formation of China.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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