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Isometopsallops schuhi Herczek and Popov 1992 (plant bug)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Miridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 294583

Full reference: A. Herczek and Y. A. Popov. 1992. A remarkable psallopinous bug from Baltic amber (Insecta: Heteroptera, Miridae). Mitteilungen aus dem Geologisch-Paläontologischen Institut der Universität Hamburg 73:235-239

Belongs to Isometopsallops according to A. Herczek and Y. A. Popov 1992

Sister taxon: Isometopsallops prokopi

Type specimen: Herrling BB Het.1, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber (Herrling Collection), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

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Average measurements (in mm): body 4.80 x 0.86, hemelytron length 3.64