Voltinia dramba Hall et al. 2004 (butterfly)

Insecta - Lepidoptera - Riodinidae

Full reference: J. P. W. Hall, R. K. Robbins, and D. J. Harvey. 2004. Extinction and biogeography in the Caribbean: new evidence from a fossil riodinid butterfly in Dominican amber. The Royal Society 271:797-801

Belongs to Voltinia according to R. de Jong 2017

See also Hall et al. 2004 and PeƱalver and Grimaldi 2006

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Dominican amber (USNM Brodzinsky Lopez-Pena coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic



• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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