ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Alavaromma orchamum Ortega-Blanco et al. 2011 (wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Alavarommatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 185582

Full reference: J. Ortega-Blanco, E. Peñalver, X. Declòs and M. S. Engel. 2011. False fairy wasps in Early Cretaceous amber from Spain (Hymenoptera: Mymarommatoidea). Palaeontology 54(3):511-523

Belongs to Alavaromma according to J. Ortega-Blanco et al. 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MCNA 9127, an exoskeleton (complete wasp). Its type locality is Peacerrada outcrop I, which is in an Albian terrestrial amber in the Escucha Formation of Spain.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Average measurements (in mm): body length 0.550, forewing length 0.410