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Lebania scomax Podenas and Poinar 2009 (crane fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Limoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 318070

Full reference: S. Podenas and G. O. Poinar. 2009. New crane flies (Diptera: Limoniidae) from Burmese amber. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 111:470-492

Belongs to Lebania according to S. Podenas and G. O. Poinar 2009

Sister taxa: Lebania hukawngensis, Lebania levantia, Lebania longaeva, Lebania pilosa, Lebania podenasi

Type specimen: Poinar B-D-10 20, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Burmese amber (Poinar collection), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial amber in Myanmar.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 2.90, wing length 2.80