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Xanthohypsa tillyardi Pritykina 1970 (dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Campterophlebiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 180461

PIN 2389/13

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 Xanthohypsa according to A. Nel et al. 1993

Sister taxa: Xanthohypsa baleiensis, Xanthohypsa praeclara, Xanthohypsa sibirica, Xanthohypsa tomiensis

Type specimen: PIN 2389/13, a hindwing. Its type locality is Sai-Sagul, 15 km SE of Shurab (PIN collection 2389), which is in a Pliensbachian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Sagul Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): hindwing length 57.0