Exilibittacus Yang et al. 2012 (hangingfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Bittacidae

Full reference: X. G. Yang, D. Ren, and C. K. Shih. 2012. New fossil hangingflies (Mecoptera, Raptipeda, Bittacidae) from the Middle Jurassic to Early Cretaceous of northeastern China. Geodiversitas 34:785-799

Parent taxon: Bittacidae according to S. L. Liu et al. 2014

See also Yang et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Antiquanabittacus, Archebittacus, Baissobittacus, Bittacinae, Bittacus, Burmobittacus, Composibittacus, Cretobittacus, Decoribittacus, Formosibittacus, Hylobittacus, Jurahylobittacus, Karattacus, Liaobittacus, Megabittacus, Mongolobittacus, Neorthophlebiinae, Orthobittacus, Palaeobittacus, Plesiobittacinae, Preanabittacus, Probittacus, Prohylobittacus, Scharabittacus, Sibirobittacus, Thyridates, Tytthobittacus

Subtaxa: Exilibittacus foliaceus Exilibittacus lii Exilibittacus plagioneurus

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Type: Exilibittacus lii

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections including 3 occurrences

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