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Kimmeridgebrachypteraeschnidium etchesi Fleck and Nel 2003 (small darner)

Insecta - Odonata - Aeschnidiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 179502

Full reference: G. Fleck and A. Nel. 2003. Revision of the Mesozoic family Aeschnidiidae (Odonata: Anisoptera). Zoologica 153:1-170

Belongs to Kimmeridgebrachypteraeschnidium according to G. Fleck and A. Nel 2003

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Kb 19A, a hindwing. Its type locality is Kimmeridge Bay (Etches collection), which is in a Kimmeridgian marine claystone in the Kimmeridge Clay Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): hindwing 82.0 x 25.9