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Cryptus morleyi Meunier 1923 (ichneumon wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Ichneumonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 270616

Full reference: F. Meunier. 1923. Sur quelques nouveaux insectes des lignites oligocènes (Aquitanien) de Rott, Siebengebirge (Rhenanie). Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen te Amsterdam 26:605-612

Belongs to Cryptus according to G. Statz 1936

Sister taxa: Cryptus antiquus, Cryptus capitatus, Cryptus delineatus, Cryptus sepultus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rott (Bauckhorn coll), which is in a MP 30 lacustrine - large lignite in Germany

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): forewing length 5.50