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1 September 2010 A Possible Hemiphlebiid Damselfly in Late Cretaceous Amber from South Dakota (Odonata: Zygoptera)
André Nel, Robert A. DePalma, Michael S. Engel
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Abstract

The first damselfly in Late Cretaceous amber from South Dakota is described and figured. The specimen preserves the forewing apex of a possible hemiphlebiid, a group of relict damselflies today that were apparently widespread and diverse during the Cretaceous.

André Nel, Robert A. DePalma, and Michael S. Engel "A Possible Hemiphlebiid Damselfly in Late Cretaceous Amber from South Dakota (Odonata: Zygoptera)," Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 113(3/4), 231-234, (1 September 2010). https://doi.org/10.1660/062.113.0312
Published: 1 September 2010
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amber
damselfly
Hemiphlebiidae
Maastrichtian
Odonata
Zygoptera
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