ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Thaumatomerope madygenica Rasnitsyn 1974 (scorpionfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Thaumatomeropidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 224171

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 minuta, Thaumatomerope oligoneura, Thaumatomerope sogdiana

Type specimen: PIN 2971/114, a hindwing. Its type locality is Madygen, PIN collection 2971, Madygen (SW area), which is in a Carnian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Madygen Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): forewing length 12.0, hindwing length 11.5