Protepiptera kaweckii Usinger 1939 (achilid planthopper)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Achilidae

Synonym: Cixidia christinae Lefebvre et al. 2007

Full reference: R. L. Usinger. 1939. Protepiptera, a new genus of Achilidae from Baltic amber (Hemiptera, Fulgoroidea). Psyche 46:65-67

Belongs to Protepiptera according to A. M. Brysz and J. Szwedo 2018

See also Emeljanov and Shcherbakov 2009, Lefebvre et al. 2007, Szwedo et al. 2004 and Usinger 1939

Sister taxon: Protepiptera reticulata

Type specimens:

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Eocene of Lithuania (1 collection), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (2)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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