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Yijenplatycnemis huangi Zheng et al. 2017 (white-legged damselfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Platycnemididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 351205

Full reference: D. R. Zheng, A. Nel, E. A. Jarzembowski, S. C. Chang, H. C. Zhang, F. Y. Xia, H. Y. Liu and B. Wang. 2017. Extreme adaptations for probable visual courtship behaviour in a Cretaceous dancing damselfly. Scientific Reports 7(44932):1-8

Belongs to Yijenplatycnemis according to D. R. Zheng et al. 2018

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: NIGP 164757, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Burmese amber (NIGP coll), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial amber in Myanmar.

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): forewing 12.7 x 1.4