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Jujusia maizgorda Petrulevicius and Nel 2002 (true dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata

PaleoDB taxon number: 192230

Full reference: J. F. Petrulevicius and A. Nel. 2002. A new libelluloid dragonfly from late Paleocene deposits in Argentina (Odonata: Italoansida). European Journal of Entomology 99:485-489

Belongs to Jujusia according to J. F. Petrulevicius and A. Nel 2002

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MLP 29014, a hindwing (hindwing with the extreme apex and base missing). Its type locality is La Mendieta, which is in a Paleocene lacustrine - small shale/bindstone in the Maz Gordo Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): hindwing 23.0 x 10.0