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Ogcodes exotica Grimaldi 1995 (spider fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Acroceridae

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

Belongs to Ogcodes according to D. A. Grimaldi 1995

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.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 5.06, wing length 3.74