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The first representative of Tipulomorpha (Diptera) from Early Eocene Cambay amber (India)

  • Iwona Kania (a1), Wiesław Krzemiński (a2), Frauke Stebner (a3) (a4) and Hukam Singh (a5)

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The first representative of Tipulomorpha in Early Eocene Cambay amber from India is described. The new find belongs to the genus Dicranomyia in the family Limoniidae. This genus has a worldwide distribution today and is relatively common in Eocene Baltic amber. A new species belonging to the subgenus Dicranomyia is described as Dicranomyia (Dicranomyia) indica sp. nov.

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The first representative of Tipulomorpha (Diptera) from Early Eocene Cambay amber (India)

  • Iwona Kania (a1), Wiesław Krzemiński (a2), Frauke Stebner (a3) (a4) and Hukam Singh (a5)

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