Sphaerancistrocerus petiolatus Antropov 2014 (potter wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Vespidae

Full reference: A. V. Antropov. 2014. Aculeata Scopoli, 1763. The wasps, bees and ants (Insecta: Vespida=Hymenoptera) from the Insect Limestone (Late Eocene) of the Isle of Wight, UK. Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 104

Belongs to Sphaerancistrocerus according to A. V. Antropov 2014

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH I.8967, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Bembridge Marls (Brodie coll), which is in a Priabonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Bouldnor Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Bembridge Marls (Brodie coll)

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.