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Necrotaulius parvulus Geinitz 1884 (winged insect)

Insecta - Pterygota - Necrotauliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 279229

Alternative combination: Orthophlebia parvula

Synonyms: Necrotaulius bodei Handlirsch 1939 (no. 182085), Necrotaulius dobbertinensis Handlirsch 1906 (no. 246540), Necrotaulius marginatus Bode 1905 (no. 279234), Necrotaulius minimus Handlirsch 1939 (no. 258808), Necrotaulius nanus Handlirsch 1906 (no. 246541), Necrotaulius obtusior Bode 1953 (no. 182086), Necrotaulius pygmaeus Handlirsch 1939 (no. 258809), Necrotaulius pygmaeus Tillyard 1933 (no. 197509), Necrotaulius ulmeri Fischer 1962 (no. 279233), Orthophlebia marginata Bode 1905 (no. 182084)

Full reference: F. E. Geinitz. 1884. Ueber die Fauna des Dobbertiner Lias. Zeitschrift der Deutschen Geologischen Gesellschaft 36:566-583

Belongs to Necrotaulius according to R. S. Kelly et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Necrotaulius fascialatus, Necrotaulius kritus, Necrotaulius kubekovi, Necrotaulius mantellorum, Necrotaulius minutissimus, Necrotaulius minutus, Necrotaulius proximus, Necrotaulius qingshilaense, Necrotaulius tener

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): Body 2.59 x 0.90, body 2.55 x 0.50, forewing 3.35 x 1.13, hindwing 2.76 x 1.02, wing 4.83 x 2.15