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Taphaeus longicornis Statz 1936 (wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Braconidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 298388

Alternative combination: Aspicolpus longicornis

Full reference: G. Statz. 1936. Ueber alte und neue fossile Hymenopterenfunde aus den Tertiaren Ablagerungen von Rott am Siebengebirge. Decheniana 93:256-312

Belongs to Taphaeus according to S. A. Belokobylskij 2014

Sister taxa: Taphaeus cervicalis, Taphaeus praecox, Taphaeus verus

Type specimen: LACMIP 3927, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Rott (Statz coll), which is in a MP 30 lacustrine - large shale in the Rott Formation of Germany.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 3.70, forewing length 2.50