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Epilestes kargalensis Martynov 1937 (winged insect)

Insecta - Pterygota - Permagrionidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 199210


Full reference: A. V. Martynov. 1937. Permian fossil insects from Kargala and their relationships. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta 7:1-92

Belongs to Epilestes according to A. Nel et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Epilestes angustapterix, Epilestes gallica

Type specimen: PIn 100/0, a wing. Its type locality is Kargala, Semenovski waste (PIN collection 100), which is in a Capitanian terrestrial mudstone in the Amanak Formation of the Russian Federation.


Average measurements (in mm): hindwing 31.0 x 5.6