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Oligocixia electrina Gebicki and Wegierek 1993 (true bug)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Cixiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 221345

Full reference: C. Gebicki and P. Wegierek. 1993. Oligocixia electrina gen. et sp. nov. (Homoptera, Auchenorrhyncha, Cixiidae) from Dominican amber. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, Serie A 95:121-125

Belongs to Oligocixia according to J. Szwedo et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: NHMW 1984/39/7, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (NHMW coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 3.50, forewing length 3.50, hindwing length 2.50