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Sabatinca cretacea Zhang et al., 2017

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Sabatinca cretacea Zhang, Wang, Shih & Ren, 2017: 169.
Type locality: Burma, Kachin state, Hukaung Valley
Type: Holotype : Burma, Kachin state, Hukaung Valley, inclusion in amber, no. CNU-LEP-MA-2016013, in coll. CNUB

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
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Distribution:

The species is known from the type specimen only, which is an inclusion in Burmese amber. The latter is assumed to be of Cenomanian age (98.79 0.62 Ma following Shi et al. 2012).

Worth knowing:

Sources:

Shi, G., D. A. Grimaldi, G. E. Harlow, Ji. Wang, Ju. Wang, M. Yang, W. Lei, Q. Li & X. Li 2012. Age constraint on Burmese amber based on U-Pb dating of zircons. Cretaceous Research XXX: 1-9.
Zhang, W., J. Wang, C. Shih, D. Ren 2017. Cretaceous moths (Lepidoptera: Micropterigidae) with preserved scales from Myanmar amber. Cretaceous Research 78: 166-173.

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2019.12.16
Kurz Michael: 2019.12.31
not reviewed

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