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

 Thysanoptera - Rohrthripidae
Rohrthrips breviceps n. sp. Ulitzka 2019 thrips
Rohrthrips schizovenatus n. sp. Ulitzka 2019 thrips
Rohrthrips maryae n. sp. Ulitzka 2019 thrips
Rohrthrips patrickmuelleri n. sp. Ulitzka 2019 thrips
Rohrthrips jiewenae n. sp. Ulitzka 2019 thrips