Orthobittacus Willmann 1989 (hangingfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Bittacidae

Full reference: R. Willmann. 1989. Evolution und phylogenetisches System der Mecoptera (Insecta: Holometabola). Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 544:1-153

Parent taxon: Bittacidae according to K. Kopeć et al. 2018

See also Liu et al. 2016, Novokshonov 1996 and Willmann 1989

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

Subtaxa: Orthobittacus abshiricus Orthobittacus maculosus Orthobittacus polymitus Orthobittacus suni

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Type: Neorthophlebia abshirica



• Jurassic of China (2 collections), Kazakhstan (1), Kyrgyzstan (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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