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Panodonata

Insecta

Taxonomy
Panodonata was named by Bechly (1996). It is extant.

It was assigned to Stigmoptera by Bechly (2007); and to Lobodonata by Tierney et al. (2020).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Panodonata Bechly
2007Panodonata Bechly
2020Panodonata Tierney et al. p. 281

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
infraclassHydropalaeopteraRohdendorf 1969
Euhydropalaeoptera
RankNameAuthor
OdonatopteraMartynov 1932
Palaeodonatoptera
Plesiodonatoptera
Apodonatoptera
Paneodonatoptera
Neodonatoptera
Euodonatoptera
OdonatocladaBechly 1999
Nodialata
Discoidalia
Stigmoptera
Lobodonata
Panodonata
Panodonata

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Unr. Panodonata Bechly 1996
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Fm. †Huangiopteridae Prokop et al. 2015
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G. †Huangiopterum Prokop et al. 2015
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Huangiopterum lodevense Prokop et al. 2015
Or. Odonata Fabricius 1793 [dragonfly]
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Subor. Anisozygoptera Handlirsch 1906
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G. †Anomothemis Handlirsch 1906
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Anomothemis brevistigma Handlirsch 1906
Superfm. Epiophlebioidea Tillyard 1917
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Fm. †Burmaphlebiidae Bechly and Poinar 2013
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G. †Bilebullephlebia Jouault and Nel 2023
G. †Burmaphlebia Bechly and Poinar 2013
G. †Pouillonphlebia Ngô-Muller et al. 2020
G. †Liadothemis Handlirsch 1906
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Liadothemis geinitzi Handlirsch 1939
Liadothemis hydrodictyon Handlirsch 1906
Liadothemis insignis Zessin 1982
Liadothemis major Handlirsch 1939
G. †Magnasupplephlebia Zessin 1982
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Magnasupplephlebia intercalaria Zessin and Ansorge 1987
G. †Parelthothemis Handlirsch 1906
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Parelthothemis dobbertinensis Handlirsch 1906
G. †Petrothemis Handlirsch 1906
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Petrothemis singularis Handlirsch 1906
G. †Pycnothemis Handlirsch 1939
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Pycnothemis densa Handlirsch 1939
Invalid names: Pycnothemis Cowley 1942 [objective synonym]
G. †Rhabdothemis Handlirsch 1939
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Rhabdothemis strigivena Handlirsch 1939
Invalid names: Rhabdothemis Cowley 1942 [objective synonym]
G. †Temnostigma Handlirsch 1939
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Temnostigma singulare Handlirsch 1939
Invalid names: Temnostigma Cowley 1942 [objective synonym]
Invalid names: Oreopteroidea Pritykina 1968 [empty], Tarsophlebioidea Handlirsch 1908 [empty]
Unr. Epiproctophora Bechly 1996
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Unr. Euepiproctophora Bechly 1998
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Unr. Anisopteromorpha Bechly 1996
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Fm. †Erichschmidtiidae Bechly 1996
Unr. †Heterophlebioptera Bechly 1996
Unr. Trigonoptera Bechly 1996
Fm. Epiophlebiidae Tillyard 1917
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G. Epiophlebia Calvert 1903
Fm. †Frenguelliidae Petrulevičius and Nel 2003
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G. †Frenguellia Petrulevičius and Nel 2003
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Frenguellia iglesiasi Petrulevičius and Nel 2013
Frenguellia patagonica Petrulevičius and Nel 2003
G. †Nelala Petrulevičius 2019
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Nelala chori Petrulevičius 2019
Unr. †Isophlebioptera Bechly 1996
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Fm. †Eosagrionidae Handlirsch 1920
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G. †Eosagrion Handlirsch 1920
Fm. †Euthemistidae Pritykina 1968
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G. †Euthemis Pritykina 1968
G. †Kidaneuthemis Liu et al. 2024
G. †Sinoeuthemis Li et al. 2013
Unr. †Isophlebiida Bechly 1996
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Superfm. †Isophlebioidea Nel et al. 1993
Fm. †Liadotypidae Grauvogel and Laurentiaux 1952
Fm. †Paragonophlebiidae Nel 2009
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G. †Paragonophlebia Nel 2009
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Invalid names: Mongolothemis Pritykina and Vassilenko 2014 [synonym]
G. †Parazygoptera Bechly 1997
Unr. †Parazygoptera Bechly 1997
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Unr. †Euparazygoptera Bechly 1997
Fm. †Sphenophlebiidae Bechly 1997
Fm. †Pseudostenolestidae Garrouste and Nel 2015
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G. †Pseudostenolestes Garrouste and Nel 2015
Fm. †Triassolestidae Tillyard 1918
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G. †Sogdopterites Nel et al. 2002
G. †Triassolestes Tillyard 1918
Subfm. †Triassolestinae Tillyard 1918
G. †Triassolestodes Pritykina 1981
G. †Triassoneura Riek 1976
G. †Triassothemis Carpenter 1960
Invalid names: Italophlebiidae Whalley 1986 [synonym], Progonophlebiidae Tillyard 1925 [synonym], Triassoneuridae Riek 1976 [synonym]
Fm. †Haidilaozhenidae Yang et al. 2023
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G. †Haidilaozhen Yang et al. 2023
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Haidilaozhen cuiae Yang et al. 2023
Fm. Idionychidae Tillyard and Fraser 1940
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G. †Mioidionyx Nel et al. 2005
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Mioidionyx stavropolensis Nel et al. 2005
G. †Kobdoneura Pritykina 1985
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Kobdoneura manca Pritykina 1985
Subor. †Libellulina Laicharting 1781
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Invalid names: Heterophlebiomorpha Handlirsch 1906 [empty]
Fm. †Mesomantidiidae Tillyard 1923
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G. †Mesomantidion Tillyard 1916
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G. †Mesonetopsis Ping 1935
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Mesonetopsis zeni Ping 1935
G. †Orthaeschnites Haupt 1956
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Orthaeschnites primus Haupt 1956
G. †Oryctothemis Handlirsch 1906
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Oryctothemis hageni Handlirsch 1906
G. †Palaeophlebia Brauer et al. 1889
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Palaeophlebia synlestoides Brauer et al. 1889
G. †Peraphlebia Jell and Duncan 1986
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Peraphlebia tetrastichia Jell and Duncan 1986
G. †Sogdothemis Martynov 1937
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Sogdothemis modesta Martynov 1937
G. †Syrrhoe Bode 1953
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Syrrhoe commissa Bode 1953
G. †Triassophlebia Tillyard 1922
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Triassophlebia stigmatica Tillyard 1922
Subor. Zygoptera Selys-Longchamps 1854 [damselfly]
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G. †Andrephlebia Bechly 2019
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Andrephlebia buergeri Bechly 2019
Fm. †Burmadysagrionidae Zheng et al. 2016
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G. †Burmadysagrion Zheng et al. 2016
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Burmadysagrion zhangi Zheng et al. 2016
G. †Electrodysagrion Zheng et al. 2017
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Electrodysagrion lini Zheng et al. 2017
Electrodysagrion neli Zheng et al. 2019
G. †Palaeodysagrion Zheng et al. 2017
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Palaeodysagrion cretacicus Zheng et al. 2017
G. †Pseudopalaeodysagrion Bechly and Velten 2023
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Pseudopalaeodysagrion youlini Zheng et al. 2017
Unr. Caloptera Belyshev and Haritonov 1983
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Unr. Eucaloptera Bechly 1996
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Unr. Amphipterygida Bechly 1996
Unr. Calopterygomorpha Bechly 1996
G. †Dinosamarura Pritykina 1985
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Dinosamarura tugnuica Pritykina 1985
G. †Eopodagrion Cockerell 1921
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Eopodagrion scudderi Cockerell 1921
Unr. Euzygoptera Bechly 1996
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Fm. †Argiolestidae Fraser 1957
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Subfm. Argiolestinae Fraser 1960
Unr. Coenagriomorpha Bechly 1996
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Fm. Megapodagrionidae Tillyard 1917 [flatwing]
Invalid names: Megapodagrioniidae Tillyard 1917 [empty]
Unr. Coenagrionomorpha Bechly 1996
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Unr. Coenagrioniformia Bechly 1996
G. †Cretarchistigma Jarzembowski et al. 1998
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Cretarchistigma essweini Bechly 1998
Cretarchistigma greenwoodi Jarzembowski et al. 1998
Unr. Lestomorpha Bechly 1996
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Fm. Hemiphlebiidae Tillyard 1926 [greenling]
Unr. Lestiformia Bechly 1996
G. †Libanolestes Azar et al. 2010
G. †Furagrion Petrulevičius et al. 2008
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Furagrion ansorgei Zessin 2011
Furagrion jutlandicus Henriksen 1922
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Invalid names: Furagrion morsi Zessin 2011 [synonym]
Invalid names: Morsagrion Zessin 2011 [synonym]
G. †Gasophlebia Lin 1982
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Superfm. Hemiphlebioidea Tillyard and Fraser 1938
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G. †Cretahemiphlebia Jarzembowski et al. 1998
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Cretahemiphlebia rossi Jarzembowski et al. 1998
G. †Italolestes Nel et al. 2005
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Italolestes stroppai Nel et al. 2005
Fm. †Mesomegaloprepidae Huang et al. 2017
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G. †Cretamegaloprepus Zheng et al. 2018
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Cretamegaloprepus zhouae Zheng et al. 2018
G. †Mesomegaloprepus Huang et al. 2017
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Mesomegaloprepus magnificus Huang et al. 2017
Superfm. Platystictoidea Kennedy 1920
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Fm. Platystictidae Kennedy 1920 [shadowdamsel]
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Subfm. †Mesostictinae Zheng et al. 2017
G. †Pulchrairina Martynov et al. 2022
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Pulchrairina electra Martynov et al. 2022
G. †Samarura Brauer et al. 1889
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Samarura gigantea Brauer et al. 1889
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Invalid names: Samarura angusta Brauer et al. 1889 [synonym], Samarura minor Brauer et al. 1889 [synonym], Samarura pulla Brauer et al. 1889 [synonym], Samarura rotundata Brauer et al. 1889 [synonym]
G. †Santanagrion Bechly 2010
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Santanagrion longipes Bechly 2010
Fm. †Steleopteridae Handlirsch 1906
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G. †Auliella Pritykina 1968
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Auliella crucigera Pritykina 1968
G. †Euparasteleopteron Fleck et al. 2001
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Euparasteleopteron viohli Fleck et al. 2001
G. †Parasteleopteron Fleck et al. 2001
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Parasteleopteron guischardi Fleck et al. 2001
G. †Steleopteron Handlirsch 1906
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Steleopteron cretacicus Zheng et al. 2018
Steleopteron deichmuelleri Handlirsch 1906
G. †Steropoides Kirby 1890
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Invalid names: Sterope Heer 1849 [replaced]
G. †Valerea Garrouste et al. 2016
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Valerea multicellulata Garrouste et al. 2016
Invalid names: Agrion exhaustum Hagen 1862 [nomen dubium], Agrion hecticum Hagen 1862 [nomen dubium], Agrion mysis Hagen 1863 [nomen dubium], Agrion thais Hagen 1863 [nomen dubium], Cephalozygoptera Archibald et al. 2021 [synonym], Gomphus resinatus Hagen 1848 [nomen nudum], Megalestes anglicus Cockerell 1915 [nomen dubium], Podagrion abortivum Scudder 1878 [nomen dubium]
Invalid names: Hageniella Meunier 1897 [nomen dubium], Hageniella problematica Meunier 1897 [nomen dubium], Liassophlebia clavigaster Tillyard 1925 [nomen dubium], Liassophlebia hopei Brodie 1845 [nomen dubium], Libellula decapitata Selys-Longchamps 1850 [nomen dubium], Proaeschna Fritsch 1905 [nomen nudum], Pseudoeuphaea Handlirsch 1906 [nomen dubium], Pseudoeuphaea areolata Hagen 1862 [nomen dubium], Pseudoeuphaea falsificata Handlirsch 1906 [nomen dubium], Pseudoeuphaea filosa Hagen 1862 [nomen dubium], Pseudoeuphaea obscura Handlirsch 1906 [nomen dubium]
Fm. †Saxonagrionidae Nel et al. 1999
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G. †Saxonagrion Nel et al. 1999
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Saxonagrion minutus Nel et al. 1999
Fm. †Tarsophlebiidae Handlirsch 1906
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G. †Tarsophlebia Hagen 1866
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Tarsophlebia eximia Hagen 1862
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Invalid names: Euphaea longiventris Hagen 1862 [synonym], Tarsophlebia longissima Handlirsch 1906 [synonym], Tarsophlebia major Handlirsch 1906 [synonym], Tarsophlebiopsis mayi Tillyard 1923 [synonym]
Tarsophlebia minor Fleck et al. 2004
Invalid names: Tarsophlebiopsis Tillyard 1923 [synonym]
G. †Turanophlebia Pritykina 1968
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Turanophlebia anglicana Fleck et al. 2004
Turanophlebia liaoningensis Fang and Zheng 2022
Turanophlebia martynovi Pritykina 1968
Turanophlebia mongolica Fleck et al. 2004
Turanophlebia neckini Martynov 1927
Turanophlebia sibirica Pritykina 1977
Turanophlebia sinica Huang and Nel 2009
Turanophlebia vitimensis Fleck et al. 2004
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Created: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Modified: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Bush and Bambach 2015

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Westphalian C to the top of the Holocene or 314.60000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 309.8 Ma

Collections (715 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Westphalian C314.6 - 309.8China (Ningxia) Haidilaozhen cuiae (231946)
Kungurian279.3 - 272.3France Huangiopterum lodevense (174410)
Kungurian279.3 - 272.3France (Languedoc) Huangiopterum sp. B, Saxonagrion minutus (105045)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Kyrgyzstan (Osh) Triassolestodes asiaticus (106088 110763)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Japan (Yamaguchi) Triassothemis nipponensis, Triassoneura okafujii, Triassothemis minensis (106482)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Argentina Triassothemis mendozensis (123008)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0South Africa (Eastern Cape) Triassoneura andersoni, Triassoneura regularis, Triassoneura heidiae (115196)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.4United Kingdom (Somerset) Liassophlebia sp. (232475)
Norian228.0 - 208.5South Korea Isophlebioptera nymph indet. (191410) Koreatriassothemis elongatus (125392)
Norian228.0 - 208.5Australia (Queensland) Odonata indet. (106484) Odonata indet., Mesomantidion queenslandicum (111777) Triassophlebia stigmatica, Triassolestes epiophlebioides (111558)
Sevatian212.0 - 205.6Italy (Lombardia) Odonata indet. (94207)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Germany Triassothemis gartzii (151917)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3United Kingdom (England) Liassophlebia sp. (115461) Odonata indet. (115223) Odonata indet., Libellula hopei, Liassophlebia batheri, Liassophlebia withersi, Liassophlebia clavigaster (113961) Oryctothemis hageni, Insecta indet. (115404)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Australia (Queensland) Samarura sp. (128274)
Rhaetian - Early/Lower Hettangian208.5 - 196.5United Kingdom (England) Odonata indet. (124688)
Jurassic201.4 - 145.0Russian Federation (Irkutsk) Campterophlebiidae indet. (125488)
Hettangian201.3 - 199.3Germany Liassophlebia sp. (177157)
Hettangian201.3 - 199.3Germany (Bavaria) Bavarophlebia schmeissneri (118017)
Angulata201.3 - 196.5Switzerland Aeschna hageni (131766)
Early/Lower Hettangian201.3 - 196.5United Kingdom (England) Heterophlebia buckmani (114682) Liassophlebia sp. (113956)