Paleontological Journal

, Volume 40, Issue 3, pp 290–294 | Cite as

Proptychopterina (Diptera: Eoptychopteridae) from the Jurassic of Northeastern China

  • Q. -b. Lin
  • E. D. Lukashevich


A complete well-preserved male fly from the Jurassic of Daohugou locality (Northeastern China) is described as Proptychopterina opinata sp. nov. The distribution of Proptychopterina is discussed, this genus is re-diagnosed, and a key to species is provided based on the wings.


Jurassic Paleontology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Q. -b. Lin
    • 1
  • E. D. Lukashevich
    • 2
  1. 1.Nanjing Institute of Geology and PalaeontologyChinese Academy of SciencesNanjingChina
  2. 2.Paleontological InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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