Austrochoristella Willmann 1989 (scorpionfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Mesopsychidae

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

Parent taxon: Mesopanorpodidae according to R. Willmann 1989

Sister taxa: Baissopsyche, Epicharmesopsyche, Ferghanopsyche, Lichnomesopsyche, Mesopanorpodes, Mesopsyche, Mesoses, Permopsyche, Ptychopteropsis, Sogdopsyche, Tarantogus, Tipulidites, Turanopsyche, Undisca, Vitimopsyche, Xinjiangia, Afristella, Forcinerva, Prochoristella, Longifurcula, Mesotanyderus, Allochorista, Triassochoristites, Erdosia, Ladinochorista

Subtaxa: Austrochoristella whitehousei

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Type: Prochoristella whitehousei

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Mount Crosby Insect Bed (UQ collection) (Triassic of Australia)

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