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Galloscelio pumilio Nel and Prokop 2005 (wasp)

Insecta - Protostomia

PaleoDB taxon number: 288783

Full reference: A. Nel and J. Prokop. 2005. New fossil Scelionidae (Insecta: Hymenoptera) in early Paleogene amber from eastern Moravia (Czech Republic) and northern France. Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 74:339-347

Belongs to Galloscelio according to A. Nel and J. Prokop 2005

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MNHN PA 139, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Oise amber, Le Quesnoy, which is in a MP 7 terrestrial amber in the Argiles d'lignite du Soissonnais Formation of France.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Average measurements (in mm): body length 1.06, forewing 0.780 x 0.320