Bradysia exoleta Mohrig and Röschmann 2005 (dark-winged fungus gnat)

Insecta - Diptera - Sciaridae

Full reference: W. Mohrig and F. Röschmann. 2005. Sciarid flies from Dominican amber (Diptera, Sciaridae). Beiträge zur Entomologie 55:319-361

Belongs to Bradysia according to W. Mohrig and F. Röschmann 2005

Sister taxa: Bradysia aliciae, Bradysia antiqua, Bradysia dimidiata, Bradysia oligocenica, Bradysia tertiaria

Type specimen: AMNH DR-10-833, 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 (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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