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Xyela (Xyela) latipennis Statz 1936 (sawfly)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Xyelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 262646

Alternative combination: Xyela latipennis

Full reference: G. Statz. 1936. Ueber alte und neue fossile Hymenopterenfunde aus den Tertiaren Ablagerungen von Rott am Siebengebirge. Decheniana 93:256-312

Belongs to Xyela (Xyela) according to A. P. Rasnitsyn 1995

Sister taxa: Xyela (Xyela) angustipennis, Xyela (Xyela) florissantensis, Xyela (Xyela) julii, Xyela (Xyela) magna, Xyela (Xyela) menelaus, Xyela (Xyela) micrura

Type specimen: LACMIP 4015, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Rott (Statz coll), which is in a MP 30 lacustrine - large shale in the Rott Formation of Germany.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 3.00, forewing length 3.30