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Dunbaria fasciipennis Tillyard 1924 (winged insect)

Insecta - Palaeodictyoptera - Spilapteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 189023

Full reference: R. J. Tillyard. 1924. Description of a new paleodictyopterid, in Kansas Permian insects: Part 1. The geologic occurrence and the environment of the insects, with a description of a new paleodictyopterid. American Journal of Science, Series 5 7(39):203-209

Belongs to Dunbaria according to R. J. Beckemeyer and G. W. Byers 2001

Sister taxa: Dunbaria borealis, Dunbaria mira

Type specimen: YPM 1001ab, an exoskeleton (complete insect). Its type locality is Elmo, YPM 1921 collection, which is in an Artinskian pond limestone in the Wellington Formation of Kansas.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 18.2, forewing 16.7 x 6.6, hindwing 17.2 x 7.2