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Mycteroptila dina Rasnitsyn 1977 (winged insect)

Insecta - Paoliida - Anthracoptilidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 216930

Full reference: A. P. Rasnitsyn. 1977. New Paleozoic and Mesozoic Insects. Paleontological Journal 11(3):60-72

Belongs to Mycteroptila according to V. G. Novokshonov 1998

Sister taxon: Mycteroptila armipotens

Type specimen: PIN 1700/864, an exoskeleton (head, femora, tibiae, forewing). Its type locality is Chekarda, Sylva River (PIN collection 1700), which is in a Kungurian deltaic siliciclastic in the Koshelevka Formation of the Russian Federation.


Average measurements (in mm): fore tibia length 6.00, forewing length 32.5, head length 12.0, middle tibia length 6.50