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Telmatoscopus hurdi Quate 1963 (moth fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Psychodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 260749

Full reference: L. W. Quate. 1963. Fossil Psychodidae in Mexican amber, part 2 (Diptera: Insecta). Journal of Paleontology 37(1):110-118

Belongs to Telmatoscopus according to W. Hennig 1972

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UCMP 12901, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is UCMP B-5345, Simojovel region, which is in a Miocene terrestrial amber in Mexico.