Burmantis lebanensis Grimaldi 2003

Insecta - Mantodea

Alternative combination: Gryllomantis lebanensis

Full reference: D. Grimaldi. 2003. A revision of Cretaceous mantises and their relationships, including new taxa (Insecta: Dictyoptera: Mantodea). American Museum Novitates 3412:1-47

Belongs to Burmantis according to X. Delclòs et al. 2016

See also Gorochov 2006 and Grimaldi 2003

Sister taxa: Burmantis asiatica, Burmantis burmitica, Burmantis hexispinea, Burmantis zherikhini

Type specimen: AMNH L26, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Bchare Mountain, Lebanese amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Barremian terrestrial amber in Lebanon.

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Lebanon (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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