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Megarostrum azari Heie 2000 (aphid)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Lebanaphididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 222874

Full reference: O. E. Heie. 2000. Taxonomic names, in Two new species of aphids found in Lebanese amber and a revision of the family Tajmyraphididae Kononova, 1975 (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 93:1222-1225

Belongs to Megarostrum according to O. E. Heie and P. Wegierek 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Azar 476, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Mdeyrij-Hammana, Casa Baabda (Azar coll), which is in a Barremian terrestrial amber in Lebanon.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 1.20