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Protoplecia klafacki Ansorge 1996 (fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Protopleciidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 228327

Full reference: J. Ansorge. 1996. Insekten aus dem oberen Lias von Grimmen (Vorpommern, Norddeutschland). Neue Paläontologische Abhandlungen 2:1-132

Belongs to Protoplecia according to J. Ansorge 1996

Sister taxa: Protoplecia hattorfensis, Protoplecia liasina, Protoplecia magna

Type specimen: LGA 892, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Klein Lehmhagen pit, Grimmen, which is in a Toarcian offshore shale in Germany.

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Average measurements (in mm): wing 2.20 x 0.90