Eotipula grangeri Oberprieler et al. 2015 (crane fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Limoniidae

Full reference: S. K. Oberprieler, W. KrzemiƄski, and D. K. Yeates. 2015. Systematic palaeontology, in First crane fly from the Upper Jurassic of Australia (Diptera: Limoniidae). Zootaxa 4021:178-186

Belongs to Eotipula according to S. K. Oberprieler et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Eotipula coarctata, Eotipula defuncta, Eotipula longa, Eotipula mortua, Eotipula parva, Phryganidium minimum, Eotipuloptera savtshenkoi, Eotipuloptera dignata, Eotipulina evidens, Eotipulina eximia, Eotipulina paula, Eotipulina sharategica, Eotipulina complanata, Eotipulina sibirica, Eotipulina fumosa

Type specimen: AM F.139996, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Talbragar Fossil Fish Bed, southern end, which is in a Tithonian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in Australia.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Talbragar Fossil Fish Bed, southern end

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