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Paleontological Journal

, Volume 46, Issue 3, pp 273–287 | Cite as

New bibionomorpha (Insecta: Diptera) from the Jurassic of Asia

  • E. D. Lukashevich
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Abstract

The new species Protorhyphus rohdendorfi sp. nov. (Protorhyphidae), Mesorhyphus handlirschi sp. nov., and M. hennigi sp. nov. (Anisopodidae), Procramptonomyia ponomarenkoi sp. nov. and P. kovalevi sp. nov. (Procramptonomyiidae) are described from the Upper Jurassic deposits of Mongolia (Shar Teg); some features of Archirhyphus asiaticus Rohdendorf, 1964 are revealed. The latter two species are also known from the locality of Karatau (Kazakhstan, J2/3). The genus Tega Blagoderov, Krzemińska, and Krzemiński, 1993 is transferred from the family Cramptonomyiidae into Anisopodidae (Teginae subfam. nov.).

Keywords

Diptera Bibionomorpha Jurassic Asia new taxa 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Borissiak Paleontological InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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