Palaeoheteromyza curticornis Hennig 1965 (snail-killing fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Sciomyzidae

Full reference: W. Hennig. 1965. Die Acalyptratae des Baltischen Bernsteins. Stuttgarter Beitr├Ąge zur Naturkunde 145:1-215

Belongs to Palaeoheteromyza according to W. Hennig 1967

See also Hennig 1965

Sister taxa: Palaeoheteromyza crassicornis, Palaeoheteromyza investiganda

Type specimen: Konigsberg a479, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic amber, Konigsberg collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Eocene of the Russian Federation (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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