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Brunettia hurdi Quate 1961 (moth fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Psychodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 261229

Full reference: L. W. Quate. 1961. Fossil Psychodidae (Diptera: Insecta) in Mexican amber, part I. Journal of Paleontology 35(5):949-951

Belongs to Brunettia according to W. Hennig 1972

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UCMP 12671, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is UCMP B-5103, Las Cruces landslide, Simojovel region, which is in a Miocene terrestrial amber in Mexico.

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