Palaeoheteromyza investiganda Hennig 1969 (snail-killing fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Sciomyzidae

Full reference: W. Hennig. 1969. Neue übersicht über die aus dem Baltischen Bernstein bekannten Acalyptratae. Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde 209:1-42

Belongs to Palaeoheteromyza according to W. Hennig 1969

Sister taxa: Palaeoheteromyza crassicornis, Palaeoheteromyza curticornis

Type specimen: MNHN 4497, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, MNHN collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Baltic Amber, MNHN collection

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