Afrocladus Nel et al. 2015 (winged insect)

Insecta - Paoliida - Anthracoptilidae

Full reference: A. Nel, R. Garrouste, and J. Prokop. 2015. The first African Anthracoptilidae (Insecta: Paoliida) near the Permian-Triassic boundary in Kenya. Zootaxa 3925:145-150

Parent taxon: Anthracoptilidae according to A. Nel et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Adiphlebia, Anthracoptilus, Carrizocladus, Graticladus, Homocladus, Jarmilacladus, Lodevocladus, Mesoptilus, Mycteroptila, Paracladus, Rhinomaloptila, Spargoptilon, Strephocladus, Strephoneura, Strephoptilus, Westphaloptilus

Subtaxa: Afrocladus kenyaensis Afrocladus pumilio

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Type: Afrocladus pumilio

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Mariakani-MacKinnon Road well, 1289 feet depth (Permian of Kenya)

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