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Pisaurum coloratum Gentilini 1989 (common skimmer)

Insecta - Odonata - Libellulidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 306116

Full reference: G. Gentilini. 1989. The upper Miocene dragonflies of Monte Castellaro (Marche, central Italy). Memorie della SocietÓ Entomologica Italiana 67:251-271

Belongs to Pisaurum according to A. Nel and J. C. Paicheler 1993

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MTR 186, a hindwing. Its type locality is Monte Castellaro (MTR collection), which is in a Messinian lagoonal marl in the Gessoso-solfifera Formation of Italy.

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): hindwing 33.0 x 13.2