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Calliscelio caudatus Brues 1940 (wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Scelionidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 343034

Alternative combination: Ceratoteleia caudata

Full reference: C. T. Brues. 1940. Fossil parasitic Hymenoptera of the family Scelionidae from Baltic Amber. Proceedings of the America Academy of Arts and Sciences 74(5):69-90

Belongs to Calliscelio according to N. F. Johnson 2016

Sister taxa: Calliscelio prolepticus, Calliscelio succinophilus

Type specimen: Konigsberg XIIIB937. Its type locality is Baltic amber, Konigsberg collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.


Average measurements (in mm): body length 3.50