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Melanohypsa Pritykina 1968 (dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Campterophlebiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 180355

Full reference: L. N. Pritykina. 1968. Strekozy Karatau (Odonata) [Dragonflies of Karatau (Odonata)]. Yurskoy Nasekomiye Karatau [Jurassic Insects of Karatau] 26-54

Parent taxon: Campterophlebiidae according to A. Nel et al. 1993

Sister taxa: Adelophlebia, Amnifleckia, Angaroneura, Angustiphlebia, Bathmophlebia, Bellabrunetia, Campterophlebia, Ctenogampsophlebia, Dorsettia, Gampsophlebia, Hsiufua, Hypsophlebia, Hypsothemis, Karatawia, Olonkia, Oreophlebia, Oshinia, Parabrunetia, Parafleckium, Petrophlebia, Pritykinia, Pternopteron, Qibinlina, Sagulia, Sarytashia, Sibirioneura, Sinitsia, Sinokaratawia, Sogdophlebia, Xanthohypsa, Zygokaratawia, Hypsomelana

Subtaxa: Melanohypsa angulata

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Type: Melanohypsa angulata

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore