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Hyptia hennigi Jennings et al. 2013 (ensign wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Evaniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 281477

Full reference: J. T. Jennings, L. Krogmann, and Priya. 2013. Happy birthday Willi Hennig! Hyptia hennigi sp. nov. (Hymenoptera: Evaniidae), a fossil ensign wasp from Eocene Baltic amber. Zootaxa 3731:395-398

Belongs to Hyptia according to J. T. Jennings et al. 2013

Sister taxon: Hyptia deansi

Type specimen: SMNS BB-2627, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Staatliches Museum fur Naturkunde (SMNS) collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

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