Eoptychoptera vitrea Lukashevich 1998 (phantom crane fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Ptychopteridae

Full reference: E. Lukashevich. 1998. Taxonomic names, in Revision of Eoptychopterinae (Diptera: Eoptychopteridae). Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 67

Belongs to Eoptychoptera according to E. D. Lukashevich and A. Arillo 2016

See also Lukashevich 1998

Sister taxa: Eoptychoptera aequidistans, Eoptychoptera altaica, Eoptychoptera ansorgei, Eoptychoptera asiatica, Eoptychoptera aucta, Eoptychoptera braziliana, Eoptychoptera britannica, Eoptychoptera cantabrica, Eoptychoptera cretacea, Eoptychoptera elevata, Eoptychoptera eximia, Eoptychoptera jurassica, Eoptychoptera longifurcata, Eoptychoptera magna, Eoptychoptera maxima, Eoptychoptera modica, Eoptychoptera paramaculata, Eoptychoptera shurabica, Eoptychoptera simplex, Eoptychoptera spectra, Eoptychoptera tempestilla

Type specimen: PIN 371/1767, a wing. Its type locality is Ak-Bulak-Say, Sogjuta, Issyk-Kul (PIN Collection 371), which is in a Hettangian/Sinemurian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Dzhil Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Ak-Bulak-Say, Sogjuta, Issyk-Kul (PIN Collection 371)

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