Burmese amber (Ulitzka MU-Fos coll) (Cretaceous of Myanmar)

Where: Myanmar (26.4° N, 96.7° E: paleocoordinates 12.4° N, 93.8° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Early/Lower Cenomanian (99.6 - 93.5 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; amber

• "reddish-orange amber..."or "transparent yellow amber"

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: amber

Collection methods: Repository: Ulitzka collection

Primary reference: M. R. Ulitzka. 2019. Five new species of Rohrthrips (Thysanoptera: Rohrthripidae) from Burmese amber, and the evolution of Tubulifera wings. Zootaxa 4585:27-40 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 200651: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 11.04.2019

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Thysanoptera - Rohrthripidae
Rohrthrips breviceps n. sp. Ulitzka 2019 thrips
MU-Fos-81/1
Rohrthrips schizovenatus n. sp. Ulitzka 2019 thrips
MU-Fos-76/1
Rohrthrips maryae n. sp. Ulitzka 2019 thrips
MU-Fos-88/1
Rohrthrips patrickmuelleri n. sp. Ulitzka 2019 thrips
Rohrthrips jiewenae n. sp. Ulitzka 2019 thrips
MU-Fos-89/1