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Dominicaphis Heie and Poinar 1999 (aphid)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Aphididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 221519

Full reference: O. E. Heie and G. O. Poinar. 1999. A Fossil Aphid (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha) in Dominican Amber. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 101(4):816-821

Parent taxon: Hormaphidinae according to C. Favret 2012

Sister taxa: Cerataphidini, Electrocornia, Hormaphidini, Hormaphis, Petiolaphioides, Petiolaphis

Subtaxa: Dominicaphis succini

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Type: Dominicaphis succini

Ecology: epifaunal grazer