Architipula trichoclada Zhang 2006 (crane fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Limoniidae

Full reference: J. F. Zhang. 2006. Jurassic limoniid dipterans from China (Diptera: Limoniidae). Oriental Insects 40:115-126

Belongs to Architipula according to J. F. Zhang 2006

Sister taxa: Architipula (Architipula), Architipula acuta, Architipula aequabilis, Architipula analiramosa, Architipula anglicana, Architipula arculifera, Architipula areolata, Architipula asiatica, Architipula basiminuta, Architipula bodei, Architipula bodeisimilis, Architipula brunsvicensis, Architipula chinensis, Architipula clara, Architipula conformis, Architipula conspicua, Architipula crassa, Architipula debilis, Architipula dubia, Architipula elegans, Architipula formosa, Architipula fragmentosa, Architipula geinitzi, Architipula insolita, Architipula intermedia, Architipula lapidaria, Architipula latealata, Architipula latipennis, Architipula maior, Architipula minuta, Architipula nana, Architipula obliqua, Architipula orientalis, Architipula parva, Architipula protipuloides, Architipula ptychopteraeformis, Architipula pulla, Architipula pusilla, Architipula radiata, Architipula robusta, Architipula seebachi, Architipula simplex, Architipula stigmatica, Architipula symmetrica, Architipula turanica, Architipula veris, Architipula youngi

Type specimen: NIGP 200400, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Daohugou (NIGP 2004 collection), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large shale in the Daohugou Formation of China.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Daohugou (NIGP 2004 collection)

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