Proboscisthrips mammuthoides Ulitzka 2017 (thrips)

Insecta - Thysanoptera - Melanthripidae

Full reference: M. R. Ulitzka. 2017. Revision of the fossil Melanthripidae from Baltic Tertiary (Eocene) amber including a new genus (Insecta: Thysanoptera) . Entomologische Zeitschrift 127:205-212

Belongs to Proboscisthrips according to M. R. Ulitzka 2017

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SMF T 19263, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Senckenberg Frankfurt (SMF) collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Baltic Amber, Senckenberg Frankfurt (SMF) collection

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