Baeodasymyia dominicana Szadziewski and Grogan 1994 (biting midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Ceratopogonidae

Full reference: R. Szadziewski and W. L. Grogan. 1994. Biting midges from Dominican amber. I. A new fossil species of Baeodasymyia (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 96:219-229

Belongs to Baeodasymyia according to R. Szadziewski 2018

See also Borkent 2013, Borkent and Wirth 1997 and Szadziewski and Grogan 1994

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH DR-8-112, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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