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Hypsophlebia scalaris Pritykina 1970 (dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Campterophlebiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 180377

PIN 2068/60 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 Hypsophlebia according to A. Nel et al. 1993

Sister taxon: Hypsophlebia dubia

Type specimen: PIN 2068/60, a hindwing. Its type locality is Shurab III, which is in an Aalenian/Bajocian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Sagul Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): hindwing length 80.0