Burmese amber (MfN collection) (Cretaceous of Myanmar)

Where: Myanmar (26.4° N, 96.7° E: paleocoordinates 12.4° N, 93.8° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Early/Lower Cenomanian (99.6 - 93.5 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; amber

• "reddish-orange amber..."or "transparent yellow amber"

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: amber

Reposited in the MfN

• Originally from Patrick Müller collection

Primary reference: W. Mey, W. Wichard, P. Müller and B. Wang. 2017. The blueprint of the Amphiesmenoptera - Tarachoptera, a new order of insects from Burmese amber (Insecta, Amphiesmenoptera). Fossil Record 20:129-145 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184841: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 26.03.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Coleoptera - Lycidae
Burmolycus compactus n. gen. n. sp.2
Burmolycus compactus n. gen. n. sp.2 Bocak et al. 2019 net-winged beetle
MfN MB.I.7319
 Coleoptera - Ripiphoridae
Plesiotoma alissae n. gen. n. sp.1, Burmitoma nalae n. gen. n. sp.1, Amberocula fallax n. sp.1, Amberocula costata n. sp.1, Amberocula muelleri n. gen. n. sp.1
Plesiotoma alissae n. gen. n. sp.1 Batelka et al. 2018 wedge shaped beetle
MfN MB.I 7293
Burmitoma nalae n. gen. n. sp.1 Batelka et al. 2018 wedge shaped beetle
MfN MB.I 7294
Amberocula fallax n. sp.1 Batelka et al. 2018 wedge shaped beetle
MfN MB.I 7292
Amberocula costata n. sp.1 Batelka et al. 2018 wedge shaped beetle
MfN MB.I 7291
Amberocula muelleri n. gen. n. sp.1 Batelka et al. 2018 wedge shaped beetle
MfN MB.I 7290
 Trichoptera - Dysoneuridae
Cretapsyche insueta n. sp.8 Wichard et al. 2017 caddisfly
MfN MB.I.7272 (ex. BUB1513)
Cretapsyche elegans n. sp.8 Wichard et al. 2017 caddisfly
MfN MB.I.7273 (ex. BUB348)
Cretapsyche palpinova n. sp.7 Wichard and Neumann 2019 caddisfly
MfN MB.I.7340 (ex. BUB 2587)
Cretapsyche circula n. gen. n. sp.8 Wichard et al. 2017 caddisfly
MfN MB.I.7271 (ex. BUB378), MB.I.7275 (ex. BUB1812)
 Trichoptera - Psychomyiidae
Palerasnitsynus sukatchevae n. sp.6 Wichard et al. 2018 caddisfly
MfN MB.I 7298 (ex. BUB 1504)
Palerasnitsynus furcatis n. sp.6 Wichard et al. 2018 caddisfly
MfN MB.I 7304 (ex. BUB 543)
Palerasnitsynus vulgaris n. sp.6 Wichard et al. 2018 caddisfly
MfN MB.I 7301 (ex. BUB 2573), 7302 (ex. BUB 2574), 7303 (ex. BUB 2577)
Palerasnitsynus cf. ohlhoffi4 Wichard et al. 2011 caddisfly
syninclusion in MfN MB.I.7288 (ex. BUB 1938)
Palerasnitsynus ohlhoffi6 Wichard et al. 2011 caddisfly
MfN MB.I 7296 (ex. BUB 751), 7297 (ex. BUB 1874)
Palerasnitsynus spinosus n. sp.6 Wichard et al. 2018 caddisfly
MfN MB.I 7299 (ex. BUB 1811)
Palerasnitsynus lepidus n. sp.6 Wichard et al. 2018 caddisfly
MfN MB.I 7300 (ex. BUB 2590)
 Tarachoptera - Tarachocelidae
Retortocelis minimella n. sp.4 Mey et al. 2018 winged insect
MfN MB.I.7286, 7287 (ex. BUB 1400, 1928)
Retortocelis tyloptera n. sp.4 Mey et al. 2018 winged insect
MfN MB.I.7288 (ex. BUB 1938)
Retortocelis longella n. gen. n. sp.4 Mey et al. 2018 winged insect
MfN MB.I.7285 (ex. BUB 1124)
Kinitocelis sparsella n. sp.4 Mey et al. 2018 winged insect
MfN MB.I.7284 (ex. BUB 1937)
Kinitocelis brevicostata n. sp. Mey et al. 2017 winged insect
MfN BUB 399
Kinitocelis divisonotata Mey et al. 2017 winged insect
MfN BUB 730
 Neuroptera - Coniopterygidae
Mulleroconis hyalina n. gen. n. sp.5, Palaeoconis azari n. gen. n. sp.5
Mulleroconis hyalina n. gen. n. sp.5 Ružičková et al. 2019 dustywing
BUB 2907
Palaeoconis azari n. gen. n. sp.5 Ružičková et al. 2019 dustywing
BUB 2914
Arachnida
 Acariformes - Smarididae
Immensmaris chewbaccei n. gen. n. sp.3
Immensmaris chewbaccei n. gen. n. sp.3 Dunlop et al. 2018 mite
MfN MB.A.4267