PaleoDB taxon number: 255683
Alternative combination: Palaeochrysa creedei
Full reference: F. M. Carpenter. 1935. Tertiary Insects of the Family Chrysopidae. Journal of Paleontology 9(3):259-271
Type specimen: MCZ 4316ab, an exoskeleton (extremely well preserved body and wings). Its type locality is Creede (Michigan collection), which is in an Oligocene crater lake shale in the Creede Formation of Colorado.
Average measurements (in mm): forewing length 12.0, hindwing length 9.80