Burmapeza radicis Grimaldi 2018 (flat-footed fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Platypezidae

Full reference: D. A. Grimaldi. 2018. Basal Cyclorrhapha in amber from the Cretaceous and Tertiary (Insecta: Diptera), and their relationships: Brachycera in Cretaceous amber part IX. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 423:1-97

Belongs to Burmapeza according to D. A. Grimaldi 2018

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: JZC Bu178a, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Burmese amber (Zigras coll), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial amber in Myanmar.


Distribution: found only at Burmese amber (Zigras coll)

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