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Argentinala cristinae Petrulevicius and Gutiérrez 2016 (winged insect)

Insecta - Argentinoptera - Argentinalidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 349543

Full reference: J. F. Petrulevicius and P. R. Gutiérrez. 2016. New basal Odonatoptera (Insecta) from the lower Carboniferous (Serpukhovian) of Argentina. Arquivos Entomolóxicos 16:341-358

Belongs to Argentinala according to J. F. Petrulevicius and P. R. Gutiérrez 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MACN-In 2678A/B, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Cerro Guandacol, Quebrada de las Libélulas, which is in a Bashkirian marine claystone in the Guandacol Formation of Argentina.


Average measurements (in mm): forewing 44.5 x 12.3