PaleoDB taxon number: 260723
Full reference: D. A. Grimaldi. 1995. A remarkable new species of Ogcodes (Diptera: Acroceridae) in Dominican amber. American Museum Novitates 3127:1-8
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: AMNH DR-11-8, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.
Average measurements (in mm): body length 5.06, wing length 3.74