Szadziewski, Ryszard , Ross, Andrew and Wojciech , Giłka (2015) Further records of biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) from Upper Cretaceous Burmese amber (Myanmar). Cretaceous Research, 52 (B). pp. 556-561. ISSN 0195-6671Full text not available from this repository.
A new biting midge Archiculicoides andersoni sp. nov. from Upper Cretaceous Burmese amber is described and illustrated. An unknown male of Leptoconops myanmaricus Szadziewski, 2004 is described and an undetermined female of the genus Archiaustroconops and Austroconops in the collection of National Museums Scotland is reported. A key for the determination of 10 named species in 6 genera of biting midges reported from Burmese amber is also provided.
|Additional Information:||Special Issue: Cretaceous insects: diversity, palaeoecology and taphonomy|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Diptera; Ceratopogonidae; Upper Cretaceous; Burmese amber; New species|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QL Zoology|
|Theme:||Understanding the natural world|
|Depositing User:||Ross Anderson|
|Date Deposited:||21 Oct 2014 13:16|
|Last Modified:||19 Mar 2015 12:49|
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