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Pedanoptera arachnophila Liu et al. 2016 (lacewing)

Insecta - Neuroptera - Mesochrysopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 343473

Full reference: X. Y. Liu, W. W. Zhang, S. L. Winterton, L. C. V. Breitkreuz, and M. S. Engel. 2016. Early morphological specializations for insect-spider associations in Mesozoic lacewings. Current Biology 26:1590-1594

Belongs to Pedanoptera according to X. Y. Liu et al. 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: EMTG BU-001049, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Burmese amber (EMTG collection), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial amber in Myanmar.


Average measurements (in mm): body length 7.55, forewing 7.55 x 2.65