Nymphites lithographicus Handlirsch 1906 (split-footed lacewing)

Insecta - Neuroptera - Nymphidae

Full reference: A. Handlirsch. 1906. Die Fossilen Insekten und die Phylogenie der Rezenten Formen, parts I-IV. Ein Handbuch fur Palaontologen und Zoologen 1-640

Belongs to Nymphites according to A. G. Ponomarenko 2003

See also Handlirsch 1906 and Martynova 1949

Sister taxa: Nymphites bimaculatus, Nymphites braueri, Nymphites priscus

Type specimen: NHMW 1985/9, an exoskeleton (poorly preserved). Its type locality is Eichstätt, Solnhofen (Naturhistorischen Museum Wien collection), which is in a Tithonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Solnhofen Formation of Germany.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Germany (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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