PaleoDB taxon number: 317941
Full reference: X. Q. Lin, C. K. Shih, and D. Ren. 2015. Revision of the genus Epimesoplecia Zhang, 2007 (Diptera, Nematocera, Protopleciidae) with five new species. ZooKeys 492:123-143
Type specimen: CNU-DIP-NN2013201, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Daohugou (CNU 2013 collection), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large shale in the Daohugou Formation of China.
Average measurements (in mm): body 10.2 x 2.2, wing 11.2 x 3.4