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Carmenelectra shechisme Evenhuis 2002 (fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Mythicomyiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 280958

Full reference: N. L. Evenhuis. 2002. Review of the Tertiary microbombyliids (Diptera: Mythicomyiidae) in Baltic, Bitterfeld, and Dominican amber. Zootaxa 100:1-15

Belongs to Carmenelectra according to N. L. Evenhuis 2002

Sister taxa: Carmenelectra pernigra, Carmenelectra shehuggme

Type specimen: Hoffeins BH-672/1, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Hoffeins/Deutsches Entomologische Institut collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 2.30