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Archaeoscelio rugosus Brues 1940 (wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Scelionidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 258515

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 Archaeoscelio according to L. Masner et al. 2007

Sister taxon: Archaeoscelio filicornis

Type specimen: Konigsberg XIIIB929, an exoskeleton. 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 2.09