Trichoneura (Trichoneura) vulgaris Loew 1850 (crane fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Limoniidae

Alternative combinations: Sackeniella vulgaris, Trichoneura (Sackeniella) vulgaris, Trichoneura vulgaris

Synonym: Trichoneura (Sackeniella) decipiens Meunier 1906

Full reference: H. Loew. 1850. Ueber den Bernstein und die Bernsteinfauna. Programm der K. Realschule Meseritz 1850:1-44

Belongs to Trichoneura (Trichoneura) according to I. Kania 2015

See also Alexander 1931, Evenhuis 1994, KrzemiƄski 1990, Loew 1850, Meunier 1899, Meunier 1906 and Meunier 1916

Sister taxa: Trichoneura (Trichoneura) canadensis, Trichoneura (Trichoneura) gracilistylus, Trichoneura (Trichoneura) ritzkowskii, Trichoneura (Trichoneura) wegiereki

Type specimens:

  • Trichoneura (Trichoneura) vulgaris: MfN MB.I 350, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Berendt collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in Poland.
  • Trichoneura (Sackeniella) decipiens: Its type locality is Baltic amber, Konigsberg collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Eocene of Lithuania (1 collection), Poland (4), the Russian Federation (10)

Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence

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