Ptiolinites cretaceus Kovalev 1986 (snipe fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Rhagionidae

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

Belongs to Ptiolinites according to A. Nagatomi and D. Yang 1998

See also Kovalev 1986

Sister taxa: Ptiolinites almuthae, Ptiolinites heidiae, Ptiolinites oudatchinae, Ptiolinites raypearcei

Type specimen: PIN 3152/4265, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Myangad locality, Section 221/17, which is in an Aptian lacustrine mudstone in the Gurvan-Eren Formation of Mongolia.


Distribution: found only at Myangad locality, Section 221/17

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