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Published: 2021-04-29

New fossil psocids from Cretaceous Siberian ambers (Psocodea: Trogiomorpha: Atropetae)

State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Center for Excellence in Life and Paleoenvironment, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing 210008, People’s Republic of China University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230026, People’s Republic of China
State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Center for Excellence in Life and Paleoenvironment, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing 210008, People’s Republic of China
State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Center for Excellence in Life and Paleoenvironment, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing 210008, People’s Republic of China Lebanese University, Faculty of Science II, Fanar, Natural Sciences Department, Fanar - El-Matn, PO box 26110217, Lebanon
Arthropoda Psocodea Trogiomorpha Atropetae Russia Taimyr Yakutia fossil insects Dolgan Formation Timmerdyakh Formation Cenomanian Turonian

Abstract

Empherium rasnitsyni gen. et sp. nov. (Empheriidae) and Eolepinotus zherikhini sp. nov. (Trogiidae), two atropetan trogiomorphan psocids from two Siberian ambers sites, are characterized, described and illustrated. Their taxonomical assignations are discussed. Lists of all fossil empheriids and trogiids are given.

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