TABLE 1. Key to fossil species of Panorpodes based on fore wing characters

wing transparent (Figure 3.1) P. brevicauda (Hagen, 1856)
wing coloured   2
dark wing with narrow transparent bands (Figure 3.2) P. hageni Carpenter, 1954
transparent membrane with dark spots and bands   3
3 five dark regular spots and dark coloured apical part of the wing (Figure 3.3) P. gedanensis sp. n.
four irregular spots and two narrow, irregular broken bands in distal part of the wing (Figure 3.4) P. weitschati Soszyńska-Maj and Krzemiński, 2013