Hirtodrosophila paleothoracis Grimaldi 1987 (fruit fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Drosophilidae

Alternative combination: Drosophila (Hirtodrosophila) paleothoracis

Full reference: D. A. Grimaldi. 1987. Amber fossil Drosophilidae (Diptera), with particular reference to the Hispaniolan taxa. American Museum Novitates 2880:1-23

Belongs to Hirtodrosophila according to D. A. Grimaldi 1990

See also Grimaldi 1987

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic



• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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