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Baissoptera cellulosa Ponomarenko 1993 (snakefly)

Insecta - Raphidioptera - Baissopteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 212023

Full reference: A. G. Ponomarenko. 1993. Nizhnemelovye verblyudki Zabaykal'ya. Mezozoyskie Nasekomye i Ostrakody Azii 60-80

Belongs to Baissoptera according to M. S. Engel 2002

Sister taxa: Baissoptera bicolor, Baissoptera brasiliensis, Baissoptera cretaceoelectra, Baissoptera elongata, Baissoptera grandis, Baissoptera liaoningensis, Baissoptera lisae, Baissoptera martinsoni, Baissoptera pulchra, Baissoptera sibirica, Baissoptera sinica

Type specimen: PIN 3064/2367, a forewing. Its type locality is Baissa (PIN collection 3064), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large marl in the Zaza Formation of the Russian Federation.


Average measurements (in mm): forewing 15.0 x 4.7