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Schizoneurites obliquus Heie 1976 (aphid)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Elektraphididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 296844

Full reference: O. E. Heie. 1976. Taxonomy and phylogeny of the fossil family Elektraphididae Steffan, 1968 (Homoptera: Aphidoidea) with a key to the species and description of Schizoneurites obliquus n. sp. Entomologica Scandinavica 7:53-58

Belongs to Schizoneurites according to O. E. Heie and P. Wegierek 2011

Sister taxa: Schizoneurites brevirostris, Schizoneurites electri, Schizoneurites fossilis, Schizoneurites lindrothi, Schizoneurites polykrypta, Schizoneurites robustus, Schizoneurites similis, Schizoneurites zherichini

Type specimen: Its type locality is Baltic Amber (University of Copenhagen ZMUC, NHMD Collection), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in Denmark

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body 1.45 x 0.57, forewing length 2.00