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Chrysops seguyi Piton 1940 (deer fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Tabanidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 205414

Full reference: L. Piton. 1940. Paléontologie du Gisement Éocéne de Menat (Puy-de-Dôme) (Flore et Faune) 1-303

Belongs to Chrysops according to L. Piton 1940

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Coll. Piton 541, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Menat (Piton collection), which is in a Thanetian crater lake diatomite in the Menat Formation of France.

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Average measurements (in mm): abdomen length 5.50, body length 10.0, wing length 5.50