Aethiocarenus Poinar and Brown 2016 (cockroach)

Insecta - Blattodea - Alienopteridae

Full reference: G. Poinar and A. E. Brown. 2016. An exotic insect Aethiocarenus burmanicus gen. et sp. nov. (Aethiocarenodea ord. nov., Aethiocarenidae fam. nov.) from mid-Cretaceous Myanmar amber. Cretaceous Research 72:100-104

Parent taxon: Alienopteridae according to P. Vrsansky et al. 2018

See also Poinar and Brown 2016

Sister taxa: Alienopterella, Alienopterix, Alienopterus, Apiblatta, Caputoraptor, Chimaeroblattina, Grant, Meilia, Teyia, Vcelesvab

Subtaxa: Aethiocarenus burmanicus

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Type: Aethiocarenus burmanicus


Distribution: found only at Burmese amber (Poinar collection) (Cretaceous of Myanmar)

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