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Short Communication
Published: 2021-02-26

A new species of Burmacader Heiss & Guilbert, 2013 from Cretaceous Burmese amber (Hemiptera, Heteroptera, Tingidae)

Research Entomologist, Tiroler Landesmuseum Ferdinandeum, A-6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, UMR 7179 MNHN_CNRS, CP50 - 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France
Hemiptera Heteroptera Tingidae

Abstract

From Cretaceous Burmese amber, six genera with 12 species are described to date from the plant bug family Tingidae: Burmacader Heiss & Guilbert, 2013 (2 species); Cucullitingis Du & Yao, 2018 (1 species); Paraphatnomacader Guilbert & Heiss, 2018 (1 species); Spinitingis Heiss & Guilbert, 2018 (1 species); Tingiometra Heiss, Golub & Popov, 2015 (4 species); Tingiphatnoma Guilbert & Heiss, 2019 (3 species). (Du & Yao, 2018; Golub & Heiss, 2020; Guilbert & Heiss, 2018; Heiss, Golub & Popov, 2015; Heiss & Guilbert 2013, 2018, 2019; Maksoud, Azar & Huang, 2019; Ross, 2019).

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