Mesosciophilites Kovalev 1986 (fungus gnat)

Insecta - Diptera - Mycetophilidae

Full reference: V. G. Kovalev. 1986. Bibionomorpha and Asilomorpha, in Nasekomye v rannemelovykh ekosistemakh zapadnoy Mongolii. The Joint Soviet-Mongolian Palaeontological Expedition 28:125-154

Parent taxon: Mycetophilidae according to X. Q. Lin et al. 2015

See also Kovalev 1986

Sister taxa: Anaclinia, Armbrusteleia, Atalosciophila, Austrolocymmerus, Boletina, Cenomycetophila, Cordyla, Eomycetinae, Gnoristinae, Heterotricha, Huaxiasciophilites, Liaoxifungivora, Manotinae, Microntos, Mycetophaetinae, Mycetophilinae, Neoaphelomera, Neoempheria, Pachyneurinae, Palaeosynapha, Proallodia, Prodelopsis, Prophthinia, Rondaniella, Rymosia, Sciophilinae, Synplasta, Fungivorinae, Huaxiasciaritinae, Recticorninae, Solosciaritinae

Subtaxa: Mesosciophilites indefinites

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Type: Mesosciophilites indefinites

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Gurvan-Ereny-Nuruu (Outcrop 234/20) (Cretaceous of Mongolia)

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