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Thaumatomerope sogdiana Rasnitsyn 1974 (scorpionfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Thaumatomeropidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 224168

Full reference: A. P. Rasnitsyn. 1974. Taxonomic names, in New Mesozoic and Cenozoic Protomecoptera. Paleontological Journal 8:493-507

Belongs to Thaumatomerope according to R. Willmann 1978

Sister taxa: Thaumatomerope madygenica, Thaumatomerope minuta, Thaumatomerope oligoneura

Type specimen: PIN 2785/2496, a wing (four wings of one insect). Its type locality is Madygen, PIN collection 2785, Dzhailoucho area, which is in a Carnian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Madygen Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

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Average measurements (in mm): forewing 12.2 x 4.4, hindwing 9.60 x 4.14