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Sinopalaeopteryx Pecharov√° et al. 2015 (insect)

Insecta - Megasecoptera - Aykhalidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 332949

Full reference: M. Pecharov√°, J. Prokop, and D. Ren. 2015. Early Pennsylvanian aykhalids from Xiaheyan, northern China and their palaeogeographical significance (Insecta: Megasecoptera). Comptes Rendus Palevol 14:613-624

Parent taxon: Aykhalidae according to M. Pecharov√° et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Aykhal, Namuroptera

Subtaxa: Sinopalaeopteryx olivieri, Sinopalaeopteryx splendens

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Type: Sinopalaeopteryx splendens

Ecology: epifaunal grazer