Full reference: D. Grimaldi. 1997. The bird flies, genus Carnus: species revision, generic relationships, and a fossil Meoneura in amber (Diptera: Carnidae). American Museum Novitates 3190:1-30
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: AMNH DR-14-600, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.
Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (AMNH coll)
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