Elenchonymphes electrica Engel and Grimaldi 2008 (split-footed lacewing)

Insecta - Neuroptera - Nymphidae

Full reference: M. S. Engel and D. A. Grimaldi. 2008. Diverse Neuropterida in Cretaceous amber, with particular reference to the paleofauna of Myanmar (Insecta). Nova Supplementa Entomologica 20:1-86

Belongs to Elenchonymphes according to C. F. Shi et al. 2015

See also Engel and Grimaldi 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH Bu-277, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Burmese amber, Kachin amber (AMNH collection), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial amber in Myanmar.


Distribution: found only at Burmese amber, Kachin amber (AMNH collection)

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