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Eogyropsylla eocenica Klimaszewski 1993 (jumping plant louse)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Aphalaridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 280698

Full reference: S. M. Klimaszewski. 1993. New species of Eocene psyllids representing the tribe Paleopsylloidini Becker-Migdisova (Homoptera, Aphalaridae). Acta Biologica Silesiana 22:9-18

Belongs to Eogyropsylla according to S. M. Klimaszewski 1997

Sister taxa: Eogyropsylla jantaria, Eogyropsylla magna, Eogyropsylla pankowskii, Eogyropsylla parva, Eogyropsylla paveloctogenarius, Eogyropsylla sedzimiri, Eogyropsylla weitschati

Type specimen: MZ 14667, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber (Museum Ziemi collection), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in Poland.

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Average measurements (in mm): forewing 1.84 x 0.96