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Sloveniatrum robici Zessin et al. 2008 (common skimmer)

Insecta - Odonata - Libellulidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 175216

Full reference: W. Zessin, J. Zalohar, and T. Hitij. 2008. A new fossil dragonfly (Insecta, Odonata, Libellulidae) of the Miocene (Lower-Sarmatian) of the Tunjice Hills, Slovenia. Virgo, Mitteilungsblatt des Entomologischen Vereins Mecklenburg 11:86-96

Belongs to Sloveniatrum according to W. Zessin et al. 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: T-280, a wing (Fore and hindwing). Its type locality is Tunjice Village, bed 6, which is in a Sarmatian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal mudstone in the Coprolitic Horizon Formation of Slovenia.

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): forewing 39.0 x 7.8, hindwing 38.0 x 10.4