Jibeigomphus Hong 1984 (clubtail dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Gomphidae

Full reference: Y. C. Hong. 1984. Insecta. Palaeontological Atlas of North China, II, Mesozoic Volume 128-185

Parent taxon: Gomphidae according to A. Nel and J. C. Paicheler 1994

Sister taxa: Aeschna perampla, Diastatomma, Erpetogomphus, Gomphidae, Gomphinae, Gomphoides occulta, Huaxiagomphus, Ilerdaegomphus, Lanthus wuluogongensis, Libellula valga, Lindeniinae, Liogomphus, Lithogomphus, Octogomphinae, Pheugothemis

Subtaxa: Jibeigomphus xinboensis

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Type: Jibeigomphus xinboensis

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Distribution: found only at Village 8, Xinbo district, Weichang County (Cretaceous of China)

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