Neomachilellus (Praeneomachilellus) dominicanus Sturm and Poinar 1997 (rock bristletail)

Insecta - Archaeognatha - Meinertellidae

Full reference: H. Sturm and G. O. Poinar. 1997. A new Neomachilellus species from Miocene amber of the Dominican Republic and its phylogenetic relationships (Archaeognatha: Meinertellidae). Entomologia Generalis 22:157-170

Belongs to Neomachilellus (Praeneomachilellus) according to H. Sturm and G. O. Poinar 1997

Sister taxon: Neomachilellus (Praeneomachilellus) ezetaelenensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Dominican amber (H. Sturm coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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