Because you entered Mexico by air and filled out a tourist visa associated with your passport you instantly lost your residente status... you cannot hold both by law. Yes you must start all over again.
You would have been wiser to enter Mexico by land and then go into the local INM office here and report it lost (or stolen if applicable) to Citlalli and you don't know where... that way you wouldn't have had to go through the out of country consulate hassle. Never, never fill out a tourist visa when you have residente status.. either temporal or permanente. You will become an instant tourist again...
I just picked up my new residente permanente card this morning from Citlalli.... been a long 4 years waiting... yes, she had a big smile.
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