Gomphus Leach 1815 (clubtail dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Gomphidae

Alternative spelling: Aeschna (Gomphus)

Parent taxon: Gomphini according to A. Nel and J. C. Paicheler 1994

See also Bode 1905, Carpenter 1992 and Zhang 1989

Sister taxon: Priscogomphus

Subtaxa: Gomphus biconvexus

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Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Distribution: found only at Huangbanjigou, Chaomidian Village, Jilin University collection (Cretaceous of China)

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