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Melittosphex burmensis Poinar and Danforth 2006 (apoid wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Melittosphecidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 213427

Full reference: G. O. Poinar and B. N. Danforth. 2006. A fossil bee from Early Cretaceous Burmese amber. Science 314:614

Belongs to Melittosphex according to G. O. Poinar and B. N. Danforth 2006

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: OSU B-hy-7, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Burmese amber (Poinar collection), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial amber in Myanmar.