Metatrichia pria Yeates and Grimaldi 1993 (window fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Scenopinidae

Full reference: D. Yeates and D. Grimaldi. 1993. A new Metatrichia window fly (Diptera: Scenopinidae) in Dominican amber, with a review of the systematics and biogeography of the genus. American Museum Novitates 3078:1-8

Belongs to Metatrichia according to D. Yeates and D. Grimaldi 1993

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH DR-10-101, 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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