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Moravia grandis Carpenter 1979 (winged insect)

Insecta - Palaeodictyoptera - Calvertiellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 224208

MCZ 8647

Full reference: F. M. Carpenter. 1979. Lower Permian insects from Oklahoma part 2. Orders Ephemeroptera and Palaeodictyoptera. Psyche 86:261-290

Belongs to Moravia according to F. M. Carpenter 1979

Sister taxon: Moravia convergens

Type specimen: MCZ 8647 ab, a hindwing (hindwing lacking apex). Its type locality is Midco Locality 1, which is in an Artinskian lacustrine lime mudstone in the Wellington Formation of Oklahoma.


Average measurements (in mm): hindwing 90.0 x 48.0