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Elmothone martynovae Carpenter 1976 (lacewing)

Insecta - Pterygota - Permithonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 195677

Full reference: F. M. Carpenter. 1976. The Lower Permian Insects of Kansas: Part 12. Protorthoptera (continued), Neuroptera, Additional Palaeodictyoptera & Families of Uncertain Position. Psyche 83:336-376

Belongs to Elmothone according to J. Prokop et al. 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MCZ 5585, a forewing. Its type locality is Elmo, MCZ 1927 collection, which is in an Artinskian pond limestone in the Wellington Formation of Kansas.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): forewing 13.0 x 5.0