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Eotanypteryx Bechly 2007 (true dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Cretapetaluridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 175148

Full reference: G. Bechly. 2007. Odonata: damselflies and dragonflies. The Crato Fossil Beds of Brazil: Window into an Ancient World 184-222

Parent taxon: Cretapetaluridae according to G. Bechly 2010

Sister taxa: Anglopetalura, Cratopetalura, Cretapetalura

Subtaxa: Eotanypteryx paradoxa

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Type: Eotanypteryx paradoxa

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore