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Epitheca Burmeister 1839 (green-eyed skimmer)

Insecta - Odonata - Corduliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 194389

Full reference: H. C. C. Burmeister. 1839. Handbuch der Entomologie. Zweiter Band, Besondere Entomologie. Zweite Abtheilung. Kauterfe. Gymnognatha. (Zweite hälfte; vulgo Neuroptera) 757-1050

Parent taxon: Corduliinae according to A. Nel and J. C. Paicheler 1994

Sister taxa: Cordulia, Croatocordulia, Miocordulia, Somatochlora

Subtaxa: Epitheca annae, Epitheca miocenica

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Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore