Burmese amber (MNHN coll) (Cretaceous of Myanmar)

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

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

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; amber

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: amber

Reposited in the MNHN

Primary reference: S. Boucher, M. Bai, B. Wang and O. Montreuil. 2017. Ceracyclini, tribe nov. of Passalidae Aulacocyclinae for Cylindrocaulus Fairmaire and †Ceracyclus, gen. nov., with two new species from the Cenomanian Burmese amber (Coleoptera, Scarabaeoidea). Les Cahiers Magellanes (HS) 37:1-13 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189531: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 26.10.2017

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Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Psocodea - Manicapsocidae
Azarpsocus perreaui n. gen. n. sp.1
Azarpsocus perreaui n. gen. n. sp.1 Maheu and Nel 2019 book louse
MNHN.F.A71307
 Coleoptera - Passalidae
Ceracyclus jirouxi n. sp., Ceracyclus lotus n. gen. n. sp.
Ceracyclus jirouxi n. sp. Boucher et al. 2017 bess beetle
Ceracyclus lotus n. gen. n. sp. Boucher et al. 2017 bess beetle
 Diptera - Dolichopodidae
Microphorites pouilloni n. sp.2 Ngô-Muller and Nel 2020 long-legged fly
MNHN.F.A71310