Electromyrmococcus inclusus Williams and Agosti 2001 (mealybug)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Pseudococcidae

Full reference: D. J. Williams and D. Agosti. 2001. Electromyrmococcus inclusus name, in Appendix 1. Descriptions of a new genus and three new species of Rhizoecinae (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) associated with ants of the genus Acropyga Roger in Dominican amber. American Museum Novitates 3335:1-18

Belongs to Electromyrmococcus according to D. J. Williams and D. Agosti 2001

Sister taxa: Electromyrmococcus abductus, Electromyrmococcus reginae

Type specimen: AMNH DR-14-403, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (AMNH coll)

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