Chrysopilus anglicus Cockerell 1921 (snipe fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Rhagionidae

Full reference: T. D. A. Cockerell. 1921. Fossil arthropods in the British Museum - VI. Oligocene insects from Gurnet Bay, Isle of Wight. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Ninth Series 7:453-480

Belongs to Chrysopilus according to T. D. A. Cockerell 1921

Sister taxa: Chrysopilus meunieri, Chrysopilus praestigmaticus, Chrysopilus stigmaticus

Type specimen: Hooley H.410, a wing. Its type locality is Bembridge Marls (Hooley coll), which is in a Priabonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Bouldnor Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Bembridge Marls (Hooley coll)

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