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Descriptions of the first females of Embolemus (Hymenoptera: Chrysidoidea) from Kachin (Myanmar) amber

Tropical Entomology Research Center, Via De Gasperi 10. I-01100 Viterbo, Italy
Department of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences (DAFNE), University of Tuscia, Via San Camillo de Lellis, I-01100 Viterbo, Italy
Friedhofstraße 9, 66894 Käshofen, Germany
Via Pericle Scriboni 28, 01017 Tuscania, Italy
I.I. Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, B. Khmelnitskogo 15, Kiev, 01601, Ukraine A.A. Borissiak Paleontological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Profsoyuznaya Str. 123, Moscow, 117647, Russia
Hymenoptera Embolemus brachypterus Embolemus micropterus lower Cenomanian identification key


Embolemus brachypterus sp. nov. and E. micropterus sp. nov. (Hymenoptera: Chrysidoidea: Embolemidae) are described from Kachin (Myanmar) amber. They are the first females of Embolemus known from Kachin amber. The new species are characterized by the reduced wings. A key to the females of Embolemus from Kachin amber is presented.


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