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Parasabatinca aftimacrai Whalley, 1978

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Parasabatinca aftimacrai Whalley, 1978: 73-74.
Type locality: Lebanon, Lower Cretaceous amber, Aptian
Type: Holotype: Lebanon, inclusion in Lebanes amber, colI. Dr Aftim Acra, in coll. NHM, London (amber embedded in plastic)

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


The species is known only from three individuals from Lebanese amber, which dates from the Aptian (112,9-126,3 Ma).

Worth knowing:


Whalley, P. E. S. 1978. New taxa of fossil and recent Micropterigidae with a discussion of their evolution and a comment on the evolution of Lepidoptera (Insecta). Annals of the Transvaal Museum 31 (8): 71-86.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2020.06.30
Kurz Michael: 2020.07.24
not reviewed