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Kalligramma paradoxum Liu et al. 2014 (lacewing)

Insecta - Neuroptera - Kalligrammatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 287757

Full reference: Q. Liu, D. R. Zheng, Q. Zhang, B. Wang, Y. Fang and H. C. Zhang. 2014. Two new kalligrammatids (Insecta, Neuroptera) from the Middle Jurassic of Daohugou, Inner Mongolia, China. Alcheringa 39:65-69

Belongs to Kalligramma according to Q. Liu et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Kalligramma albifasciatum, Kalligramma brachyrhyncha, Kalligramma circularia, Kalligramma delicatum, Kalligramma elegans, Kalligramma flexuosum, Kalligramma haeckeli, Kalligramma jurarchegonium, Kalligramma liaoningense, Kalligramma multinerve, Kalligramma roycrowsoni, Kalligramma sharovi

Type specimen: NIGP 156188, a forewing. Its type locality is Daohugou (NIGP collection), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large shale in the Daohugou Formation of China.

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Average measurements (in mm): forewing 84.0 x 39.0