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Priscaenigma obtusa Whalley 1985 (snakefly)

Insecta - Raphidioptera - Priscaenigmatidae

Full reference: P. E. S. Whalley. 1985. The systematics and palaeogeography of the Lower Jurassic insects of Dorset, England. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Geology) 39(3):107-189

Belongs to Priscaenigma according to R. Willmann 1994

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH In 53898, a forewing. Its type locality is Flatstones, Black Ven, Charmouth, which is in a Sinemurian marine mudstone in the Charmouth Mudstone Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Average measurements (in mm): forewing length 12.6