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Juraperla daohugouensis Huang and Nel 2007 (winged insect)

Insecta - Cnemidolestodea - Juraperlidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 216184

Juraperla daohugouensis gen. et sp. n., holotype
NIGP 142190, drawing of right fore wing, arrow indicates the
large anal cell between A1 and A2 (scale bar = 4 mm).
Juraperla daohugouensis gen. et sp. n., holotype
NIGP 142190, photograph (scale bar = 5 mm).

Full reference: D. Y. Huang and A. Nel. 2007. A new Middle Jurassic “grylloblattodean” family from China (Insecta: Juraperlidae fam. n. ). European Journal of Entomology 104:837-840

Belongs to Juraperla according to D. Y. Huang and A. Nel 2007

Sister taxon: Juraperla grandis

Type specimen: NIGP 12190, an exoskeleton (two complete fore wings, one hind leg and fragments of thorax). Its type locality is Daohugou (NIGP collection), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large shale in the Daohugou Formation of China.

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Average measurements (in mm): forewing 16.3 x 4.9