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Danowhetaksa birgitteae

Insecta - Odonata - Whetwhetaksidae

Taxonomy
Danowhetaksa birgitteae was named by Simonsen et al. (2022). Its type specimen is FUM-M-17515, a wing, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Stolleklint, Fur (Fur Museum collection), which is in a Ypresian offshore ramp claystone in the Ølst Formation of Denmark. It is the type species of Danowhetaksa.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2022Danowhetaksa birgitteae Simonsen et al. p. 588 fig. 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
infraclassHydropalaeopteraRohdendorf 1969
Euhydropalaeoptera
OdonatopteraMartynov 1932
Palaeodonatoptera
RankNameAuthor
Plesiodonatoptera
Apodonatoptera
Paneodonatoptera
Neodonatoptera
Euodonatoptera
OdonatocladaBechly 1999
Nodialata
Discoidalia
Stigmoptera
Lobodonata
Panodonata
orderOdonata
suborderZygopteraSelys-Longchamps 1854
familyWhetwhetaksidae
genusDanowhetaksa
speciesbirgitteae

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.

Danowhetaksa birgitteae Simonsen et al. 2022
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitino
Form: roller-shapedo
Environment: freshwater, terrestrialo
Locomotion: fast-movingo
Life habit: volanto
Diet: carnivoreo
Diet 2: insectivoreo
Vision: well-developedo
Dispersal: watero
Created: 2011-03-07 03:41:10
Modified: 2011-03-06 10:41:10
Source: o = order
Reference: Ren and Guo 1996

Age range: Ypresian or 56.00000 to 47.80000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Denmark Danowhetaksa birgitteae (type locality: 152144)