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†family Mesomantidiidae Tillyard 1923 (dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata

PaleoDB taxon number: 191566

Full reference: R. J. Tillyard. 1923. Mesozoic Insects of Queensland. No. 10 Summary of the Upper Triassic Insect fauna of Ipswich, Q. (With an Appendix describing new Hemiptera and Planipennia). The Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 48:481-498

Parent taxon: Odonata according to P. A. Jell 2004

Sister taxa: Anisozygoptera, Epiproctophora, Hageniella, Hageniella problematica, Idionychidae, Kobdoneura, Libellula decapitata, Libellulina, Mesonetopsis, Orthaeschnites, Oryctothemis, Palaeophlebia, Peraphlebia, Proaeschna, Pseudoeuphaea, Pseudoeuphaea areolata, Pseudoeuphaea falsificata, Pseudoeuphaea filosa, Pseudoeuphaea obscura, Sogdothemis, Syrrhoe, Triassophlebia, Trichocnemis, Zygoptera

Subtaxa: Mesomantidion

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Type: Mesomantidion

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore