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Sphaerocera sepultula Cockerell 1915 (lesser dung fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Sphaeroceridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 222054

Full reference: T. D. A. Cockerell. 1915. British fossil insects. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 49:469-499

Belongs to Sphaerocera according to T. D. A. Cockerell 1915

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: USNM 61447, a wing. Its type locality is Bembridge Marls (Brodie coll), which is in a Priabonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Bouldnor Formation of the United Kingdom.

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Average measurements (in mm): wing length 1.80