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Cyclorista convexicosta Martynova 1958 (scorpionfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Kaltanidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 212000

Full reference: O. M. Martynova. 1958. Novye nasekomye iz Permskikh i Mezozoiskikh otlozhenii SSSR [=New insects from the Permian and Mesozoic deposits of the USSR]. Materialy po Osnovam Paleontologii 2:69-94

Belongs to Cyclorista according to V. G. Novokshonov 1997

Sister taxon: Cyclorista simplex

Type specimen: PIN 600/130, a forewing. Its type locality is Kaltan, outcrop 1300, bed 7 (PIN collection 600), which is in a Roadian terrestrial siliciclastic in the Mitina Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): forewing 7.10 x 2.50