Mesopanorpa yaojiashanensis Lin 1980 (scorpionfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Orthophlebiidae

Alternative combination: Orthophlebia (Dolichophlebia) yaojiashanensis

Full reference: Q. B. Lin. 1980. Fossil insects from the Mesozoic of Zhejiang and Anhui provinces. Division and Correlation of the Mesozoic Volcano-Sedimentary Strata in Zhejiang and Anhui Provinces 211-234

Belongs to Mesopanorpa according to Q. B. Lin 1980

See also Hong and Zhang 2007

Sister taxa: Mesopanorpa angarensis, Mesopanorpa brodiei, Mesopanorpa brooksorum, Mesopanorpa densa, Mesopanorpa enormis, Mesopanorpa fanshanensis, Mesopanorpa felix, Mesopanorpa formosa, Mesopanorpa gambra, Mesopanorpa hartungi, Mesopanorpa incerta, Mesopanorpa kuliki, Mesopanorpa kuschmurunensis, Mesopanorpa luanpingensis, Mesopanorpa maculata, Mesopanorpa martynovae, Mesopanorpa monstrosa, Mesopanorpa obtusa, Mesopanorpa praeangustipennis, Mesopanorpa tergenica, Mesopanorpa turgaica, Mesopanorpa umbrata, Mesopanorpa unica, Mesopanorpa unicolor

Type specimen: NIGP 38583, a forewing. Its type locality is AH644E, Yaojiashan, Laocun, Shouchang, which is in a Barremian lacustrine - large siliciclastic in the Laocun Formation of China.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at AH644E, Yaojiashan, Laocun, Shouchang

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