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Pternopteron mirabile Pritykina 1970 (dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Campterophlebiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 180351

PIN 688/7 a base of forewing b. base of hindwing

Full reference: L. N. Pritykina. 1970. Triassic and Jurassic Dragonflies of the Liassophlebiidae from Soviet Central Asia. Paleontological Journal 4(1):91-102

Belongs to Pternopteron according to A. Nel et al. 1993

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 688/7, a wing (Base of fore & hindwing). Its type locality is Samarkandek (PIN collection 688), which is in a Jurassic terrestrial horizon in Kyrgyzstan.

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): hindwing length 94.0