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Short Communication
Published: 2021-06-29

New synonymy in Burmese amber Tingidae (Hemiptera, Heteroptera)

Tiroler Landesmuseum, Josef-Schraffl-Strasse 2a, A-6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Voronezh State University, Universitetskaya pl., Voronezh, 394018 Russia
Hemiptera Heteroptera


Heiss & Golub (2021) described a new fossil Tingidae from Burmese amber as Microtingis leptosoma gen. et sp. nov. This paper bears the publication date 29 April 2021.


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  2. Souma, J., Yamamoto, S. & Takahashi, Y. (2021) Discovery of the smallest lace bug from mid-Cretaceous of northern Myanmar supports the hypothesis of a miniaturization phenomenon of insects in Kachin amber (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Tingidae). Taxonomy, 1 (2), 60–68.