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Pseudorapisma jurassicum Yang et al. 2012 (lacewing)

Insecta - Neuroptera - Parakseneuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 247922

Full reference: Q. Yang, V. N. Makarkin, and D. Ren. 2012. Taxonomic names, in A remarkable new family of Jurassic insects (Neuroptera) with primitive wing venation and its phylogenetic position in Neuropterida. PLoS One 7(9):e44762

Belongs to Pseudorapisma according to Q. Yang et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Pseudorapisma angustipenne, Pseudorapisma maculatum

Type specimen: CNU-NEU-NN2011033PC, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Daohugou (CNU 2011 collection), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large shale in the Jiulongshan Formation of China.


Average measurements (in mm): forewing 53.2 x 15.2, hindwing 53.0 x 19.5