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Zygokaratawia Nel et al. 2008 (dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Campterophlebiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 216102

Full reference: A. Nel, D. Y. Huang, and Q. B. Lin. 2008. A new genus of isophlebioid damsel-dragonflies with “calopterygid”-like wing shape from the Middle Jurassic of China (Odonata: Isophlebioidea: Campterophlebiidae). European Journal of Entomology 105:783-787

Parent taxon: Campterophlebiidae according to A. Nel et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Adelophlebia, Amnifleckia, Angaroneura, Angustiphlebia, Bathmophlebia, Bellabrunetia, Campterophlebia, Ctenogampsophlebia, Dorsettia, Gampsophlebia, Hsiufua, Hypsophlebia, Hypsothemis, Karatawia, Melanohypsa, Olonkia, Oreophlebia, Oshinia, Parabrunetia, Parafleckium, Petrophlebia, Pritykinia, Pternopteron, Qibinlina, Sagulia, Sarytashia, Sibirioneura, Sinitsia, Sinokaratawia, Sogdophlebia, Xanthohypsa, Hypsomelana

Subtaxa: Zygokaratawia reni

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Type: Zygokaratawia reni

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore