Limonia albertensis Krzemiński and Teskey 1987 (crane fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Limoniidae

Full reference: W. Krzemiński and H. J. Teskey. 1987. New taxa of Limoniidae (Diptera: Nematocera) from Canadian amber. The Canadian Entomologist 119(10):887-892

Belongs to Limonia according to W. Krzemiński and H. J. Teskey 1987

Sister taxa: Limonia antiqua, Limonia cingulata, Limonia deferi, Limonia deleta, Limonia dillonae, Limonia formosa, Limonia horioni, Limonia luca, Limonia murchisoni, Limonia pertinax, Limonia skalskii, Limonia spilota, Limonia tenuis, Limonia theobaldi, Limonia vetusta

Type specimen: CNC 19080, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Cedar Lake (CNC 1963 collection), which is in a Campanian terrestrial amber in Canada.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Cedar Lake (CNC 1963 collection)

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