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Published: 2020-12-21

A new species of parasitoid wasps (Hymenoptera: Diapriidae: Belytinae) from Eocene Baltic amber

Université Rennes, CNRS, Geosciences Rennes, UMR 6118, 35000, Rennes, France
Institut de Systématique, Évolution, Biodiversité, ISYEB – UMR 7205 – CNRS, MNHN, UPMC, EPHE, Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Sorbonne Universités, Paris, France
Hymenoptera Diapriidae Belytinae Baltic amber Eocene

Abstract

Acropiesta perrichoti sp. nov., a new belytine wasp is described based on a well preserved male specimen from Eocene Baltic amber. This is the second fossil species of this extant genus, known already from the same amber deposit by Acropiesta janzeni Buhl, 2002.

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