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Elachistites inclusus Kozlov 1987 (moth)

Insecta - Gelechioidea

PaleoDB taxon number: 217896

Full reference: M. V. Kozlov. 1987. New Moth-Like Lepidoptera from the Baltic Amber. Paleontological Journal 21(4):56-65

Belongs to Elachistites according to M. V. Kozlov 1987

Sister taxon: Elachistites sukatshevae

Type specimen: Col. Sadilenko 4-3-3, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, K. M. Sadilenko Collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Average measurements (in mm): antenna length 2.00, forewing length 2.60, hindwing length 2.30, wingspan length 5.80