Corethrella (Corethrella) nudistyla Borkent and Szadziewski 1992 (frog biting midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Corethrellidae

Alternative combination: Corethrella nudistyla

Full reference: A. Borkent and R. Szadziewski. 1992. The first records of fossil Corethrellidae (Diptera). Entomologica Scandinavica 22:457-463

Belongs to Corethrella (Corethrella) according to A. Borkent 2014

See also Borkent 2008 and Borkent and Szadziewski 1992

Sister taxa: Corethrella (Corethrella) baltica, Corethrella (Corethrella) dominicana, Corethrella (Corethrella) miocaenica, Corethrella (Corethrella) prisca, Corethrella (Corethrella) rovnoensis, Corethrella (Corethrella) sontagae

Type specimen: AMNH W-DR-46-b, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.


Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (AMNH coll)

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