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Plumalexius rasnitsyni Brothers 2011 (wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Plumalexiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 219437

Full reference: D. J. Brothers. 2011. A new Late Cretaceous family of Hymenoptera, and phylogeny of the Plumariidae and Chrysidoidea (Aculeata). ZooKeys 130:515-542

Belongs to Plumalexius according to D. J. Brothers 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH NJ-695, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is White Oaks Pit (Old Crossman's Clay Pits), which is in a Turonian delta plain amber/lignite in the Raritan Formation of New Jersey.

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Average measurements (in mm): forewing length 1.39