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Alumeda solorzanokraemerae Popov 2016 (thread-legged bug)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Reduviidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 340731

Full reference: Y. A. Popov. 2016. Alumeda solorzanokraemerae sp. nov. from the Miocene Mexican amber (Hemiptera: Heteroptera, Reduviidae, Emesinae). Boletín de la Sociedad Geológica Mexicana 68:23-27

Belongs to Alumeda according to Y. A. Popov 2016

Sister taxa: Alumeda antilliana, Alumeda dominicana, Alumeda nigricans

Type specimen: SMNS Mx-260-X, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Mexican amber (SMNS collection), which is in a Miocene terrestrial amber in the Mazantic Shale Formation of Mexico.

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Average measurements (in mm): forewing 3.60 x 1.00