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Aphis delicatula Heer 1856 (aphid)

Insecta - Hemiptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 283900

Full reference: O. Heer. 1856. Ueber die fossilen Insekten von Aix in der Provence. Vierteljahrsschrift der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Zürich 1:1-40

Belongs to Aphidoidea according to O. E. Heie and P. Wegierek 2011

Sister taxa: Anconatus, Aphididae, Aphidioides, Aphis longicaudatus, Bajsaphididae, Canadaphididae, Cretamyzidae, Drepanochaitophoridae, Geranchon, Jurocallis, Oviparosiphidae, Palaeoforda, Penaphis, Rasnitsynaphididae, Sbenaphis, Sinaphididae, Sunaphis, Thelaxidae, Xilutianocallis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Aix-en-Provence (Murchison collection), which is in a Chattian lacustrine - large limestone in the Niveau du gypse d'Aix Formation of France

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