Litopsychopsis burmitica Engel and Grimaldi 2008 (silky lacewing)

Insecta - Neuroptera - Psychopsidae

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 Litopsychopsis according to Y. Y. Peng et al. 2011

See also Engel and Grimaldi 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH Bu-309, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Burmese amber, Kachin amber (AMNH collection), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial amber in Myanmar.

Ecology:

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

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