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Sopholibellula Zhang et al. 2006 (true dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Araripelibellulidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 175697

Full reference: B. L. Zhang, D. Ren, C. Q. Zhou and H. Pang. 2006. New genus and species of fossil dragonflies (Insecta: Odonata) from the Yixian Formation of northeastern China. Acta Geologica Sinica 80:327-335

Parent taxon: Araripelibellulidae according to B. L. Zhang et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Araripelibellula, Araripelibellulinae, Cretaneophya, Rencordulia

Subtaxa: Sopholibellula amoena, Sopholibellula eleganta

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Type: Sopholibellula eleganta

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore