Mesotipula mirabilis Krzemiński and Zessin 1990 (crane fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Limoniidae

Full reference: W. Krzemiński and W. Zessin. 1990. The Lower Jurassic Limoniidae from Grimmen (GDR) (Dipt. Nematocera). Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 37:39-43

Belongs to Mesotipula according to J. Q. Gao et al. 2015

See also Krzemiński and Zessin 1990

Sister taxa: Mesotipula (Mesotipula), Mesotipula (Metatipula), Mesotipula brachyptera, Mesotipula curvata, Mesotipula gloriosa, Mesotipula siggiae, Mesotipula slatteri, Mesotipula spasskia, Mesotipula vicina

Type specimen: LG 90, a wing. Its type locality is Lehmhagen, near Grimmen (Zessin collection), which is in a Toarcian offshore shale in Germany.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Lehmhagen, near Grimmen (Zessin collection)

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