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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.


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