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This list of fossil arthropods described in 2016 is a list of new taxa of trilobites, fossil insects, crustaceans, arachnids and other fossil arthropods of every kind that have been described during the year 2016, as well as other significant discoveries and events related to arthropod paleontology that occurred in the year 2016.

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ArachnidsEdit

ResearchEdit

New taxaEdit

Name Novelty Status Authors Age Unit Location Notes Images

Aenigmatarbus[3]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Poschmann et al.

Carboniferous (late Gzhelian)

  France

A member of Trigonotarbida of uncertain phylogenetic placement. The type species is Aenigmatarbus rasteli.

Afronothrus ornosae[4]

Sp. nov

Valid

Arillo, Subías & Sánchez-García

Early Cretaceous

  Spain

An oribatid mite, a species of Afronothrus.

Archaeoananteroides[5]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Lourenço & Velten

Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A scorpion belonging to the family Buthidae. The type species is A. maderai.

Betaburmesebuthus bellus[6]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lourenço

Early Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A scorpion belonging to the superfamily Buthoidea and the family Palaeoburmesebuthidae.

Betaburmesebuthus fleissneri[7]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lourenço & Velten

Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A scorpion belonging to the superfamily Buthoidea and the family Palaeoburmesebuthidae.[6]

Betaburmesebuthus larafleissnerae[8]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lourenço & Velten

Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A scorpion belonging to the superfamily Buthoidea and the family Palaeoburmesebuthidae.

Burmesescorpiops[9]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Lourenço

Early Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A scorpion belonging to the family Palaeoeuscorpiidae and the subfamily Archaeoscorpiopinae. The type species is Burmesescorpiops groehni.

Calyptostoma katyae[10]

Sp. nov

Valid

Konikiewicz, Wohltmann & Mąkol

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A mite belonging to the group Prostigmata, a species of Calyptostoma.

Carbolohmannia[11]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Robin et al.

Carboniferous (ca. 320 mya)

  China

An oribatid mite belonging to the group Mixonomata. The type species is Carbolohmannia maimaiphilus.

Chaerilobuthus gigantosternum[9]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lourenço

Early Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A scorpion belonging to the family Chaerilobuthidae; a species of Chaerilobuthus.

Chaerilobuthus serratus[9]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lourenço

Early Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A scorpion belonging to the family Chaerilobuthidae; a species of Chaerilobuthus.

Cheletomimus (Hemicheyletia) crinitus[12]

Sp. nov

Valid

Bochkov & Sidorchuk

Eocene

Baltic amber

Baltic Sea coast, most likely   Russia (Kaliningrad Oblast)

A mite belonging to the family Cheyletidae, a species of Cheletomimus.

Electroblemma[13]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Selden, Zhang & Ren

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Tetrablemmidae. The type species is E. bifida.

Electrokoenenia[14]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Engel & Huang in Engel et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

  Myanmar

A microwhip scorpion. The type species is Electrokoenenia yaksha.

Hypovertex hispanicus[4]

Sp. nov

Valid

Arillo, Subías & Sánchez-García

Early Cretaceous

  Spain

An oribatid mite, a species of Hypovertex.

Idmonarachne[15]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Garwood et al.

Carboniferous (Gzhelian)

  France

A member of Arachnida of uncertain phylogenetic placement, probably closely related to spiders. The type species is Idmonarachne brasieri.

Kronocharon prendinii adornellae[16]

Subsp. nov

Valid

Rossi & Merendino

Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A whip spider.

Nothrus vazquezae[4]

Sp. nov

Valid

Arillo, Subías & Sánchez-García

Early Cretaceous

  Spain

An oribatid mite, a species of Nothrus.

?Opsieobuthus tungeri[17]

Sp. nov

Valid

Dunlop et al.

Early Permian (Sakmarian)

Leukersdorf Formation

  Germany

A scorpion belonging to the family Centromachidae; possibly a species of Opsieobuthus.

Parageralinura marsiglioi[18]

Sp. nov

Valid

Selden, Dunlop & Simonetto

Carboniferous (KasimovianGzhelian)

Probably Pizzul Formation

  Italy

A member of Thelyphonida, a species of Parageralinura.

Paraliochthonius miomaya[19]

Sp. nov

Valid

Judson

Miocene

  Mexico

A pseudoscorpion belonging to the family Chthoniidae; a species of Paraliochthonius.

Petrobunoides[20]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Selden et al.

Late Cretaceous (early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Opiliones belonging to the family Epedanidae. The type species is Petrobunoides sharmai.

Platyliodes sellnicki[4]

Sp. nov

Valid

Arillo, Subías & Sánchez-García

Early Cretaceous

  Spain

An oribatid mite, a species of Platyliodes.

Porttrombidium gedanense[21]

Sp. nov

Valid

Konikiewicz, Sontag & Mąkol

Eocene (Lutetian)

Baltic amber

  Russia (Kaliningrad Oblast)

A mite belonging to the group Parasitengona and the family Microtrombidiidae.

Protofeaella[22]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Henderickx in Henderickx & Boone

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A pseudoscorpion. Originally classified as a member of the family Feaellidae;[22] Wolfe et al. (2016) only considered it to be a likely member of the pseudoscorpion crown group, probably a feaelloid.[23] The type species is P. peetersae.

Rhopalurus renelauerae[24]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lourenço in Lourenço & Velten

Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A scorpion belonging to the family Buthidae, a species of Rhopalurus.

Tenuelamellarea estefaniae[4]

Sp. nov

Valid

Arillo, Subías & Sánchez-García

Early Cretaceous

  Spain

An oribatid mite, a species of Tenuelamellarea.

CrustaceansEdit

ResearchEdit

New taxaEdit

MalacostracansEdit

Name Novelty Status Authors Age Unit Location Notes Images

Acanthodromia zannatoi[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Dynomenidae.

Acanthogalathea broglioi[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A member of Galatheidae.

Acanthogalathea devecchii[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A member of Galatheidae.

Acanthogalathea paucispinosa[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A member of Galatheidae.

Aetocarcinus[33]

Gen. et comb. et sp. nov

Valid

Schweitzer et al.

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

Glen Rose Formation

  United States

A member of Raninoida belonging to the family Orithopsidae. The type species is "Diaulax" roddai Bishop (1983); genus also includes new species Aetocarcinus muricatus.

Alponella[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the superfamily Goneplacoidea and the family Euryplacidae. The type species is A. punctatus.

Amekicarcinus[34]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Schweitzer, Odumodu & Feldmann

Eocene

  Nigeria

A crab. Genus includes new species A. enigmaticus.

Arcantitanais[35]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Sánchez-García et al.

Cretaceous (AlbianCenomanian)

Charentese amber

  France

A member of Tanaidacea of uncertain phylogenetic placement. The type species is A. turpis.

Arcticocarcinus[36]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Schweitzer et al.

Paleocene (Danian)

  Denmark

A crab belonging to the group Raninoida and the family Necrocarcinidae. A new genus for "Necrocarcinus" insignis Segerberg (1900).

Armadillopsis[35]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Sánchez-García et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Pyrenean amber

  France

A member of Tanaidacea of uncertain phylogenetic placement. The type species is A. rara.

Atherfieldastacus[37]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Simpson in Robin et al.

Early Cretaceous

Atherfield Clay Formation

  Germany
  Mexico
  South Africa
  Spain[38]
  United Kingdom

A member of Glypheoidea belonging to the family Mecochiridae. The type species is "Meyeria" magna M'Coy (1849); genus also includes Atherfieldastacus mexicanus (Rathbun, 1935), Atherfieldastacus rapax (Harbort, 1905) and Atherfieldastacus schwartzi (Kitchin,1908) .

Aulavescus paintenensis[39]

Sp. nov

Valid

Feldmann et al.

Late Jurassic

  Germany

A munidopsid galatheoid, a species of Aulavescus.

Barapseudia[40]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Quayle

Eocene

Barton Clay Formation

  United Kingdom

A member of Tanaidacea belonging to the family Apseudidae. The type species is Barapseudia prima.

Basadromia[41]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Artal et al.

Eocene (Priabonian)

  Spain

A member of Dromioidea, possibly a member of the family Dromiidae. The type species is Basadromia longifrons.

Bathynomus kominatoensis[42]

Sp. nov

Valid

Kato, Kurihara & Tokita

Late Miocene

Amatsu Formation

  Japan

A giant isopod.

Biohermia[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the superfamily Homolodromioidea and the family Goniodromitidae. The type species is B. chalmasi.

Bittnereus depressus[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Panopeidae.

Bittnereus tumidus[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Panopeidae.

Bittnerilia granosa[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Parthenopidae.

Bolcagalathea[32]

Gen. et 3 sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A member of Galatheidae. The type species is B. corallina; genus also includes B. venetica and B. multispinosa.

Bolcapisa[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Epialtidae. The type species is B. giulianae.

Braggilambrus[44]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

De Angeli & Caporiondo

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Parthenopidae. The type species is B. tani.

Branchioplax cordata[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Mathildellidae.

Bylgia anjobea[45]

Sp. nov

Valid

Winkler

Late Jurassic

Painten Formation

  Germany

A member of Penaeidae, a species of Bylgia.

Calappilia calculosa[46]

Sp. nov

Valid

Rumsey, Klompmaker & Portell

Late Eocene to early Oligocene

  United States

A member of Calappidae, a species of Calappilia.

Caporiondolus[47]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

De Angeli

Eocene (Priabonian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the group Cyclodorippoida and the family Cymonomidae. The type species is Caporiondolus bericus.

Catillogalathea[48]

Gen. et 3 sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

  Austria
  Romania

A member of Galatheoidea. The type species is Catillogalathea falcula; genus also includes Catillogalathea patruliusi and Catillogalathea purcarenensis

Ceratiocaris winneshiekensis[49]

Sp. nov

Valid

Briggs et al.

Ordovician (Darriwilian)

Winneshiek Lagerstätte

  United States

Charbelicaris[50]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Haug et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Hadjoula Lagerstätte

  Lebanon

A member of Achelata. The type species is Charbelicaris maronites.

Corallioplax[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the superfamily Goneplacoidea and the family Euryplacidae. The type species is C. exigua.

Costacopluma mamethioupamei[51]

Sp. nov

Valid

Hyžný et al.

Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian)

Cap de Naze Formation

  Senegal

A retroplumid crab, a species of Costacopluma.

Cracchidynomene[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Dynomenidae. The type species is C. areolata.

Dardanus bayani[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A species of Dardanus.

Dardanus colosseus[52]

Sp. nov

Valid

Fraaije & Polkowsky

Eocene

  Austria

A hermit crab, a species of Dardanus.

Dardanus suessi[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A species of Dardanus.

Discutiolira[48]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

  Austria
  Czech Republic
  Poland
  Romania

A member of Galatheoidea. The type species is "Galathea" eutecta Moericke (1899); genus also includes "Galathea" moesica Muţiu & Bădăluţă (1971).

Disipia[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A porcelain crab. The type species is D. sorbinii.

Dromilites montenati[53]

Sp. nov

Valid[54]

Robin et al.

Paleocene (Danian)

  France

A member of Dromiidae.

Dromiopsis ceratoi[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Dromiidae.

Dromiopsis longitudovata[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Dromiidae.

Dromiopsis parvula[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Dromiidae.

Dromiopsis vicetinus[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab.

Dynomene vetusta[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Dynomenidae.

Elektrocarcinus[36]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Schweitzer et al.

Cretaceous (Albian to Maastrichtian)

  United Kingdom
  United States

A crab belonging to the group Raninoida and the family Necrocarcinidae. A new genus for "Necrocarcinus" pierrensis Rathbun (1917); genus also includes Elektrocarcinus davisi (Bishop, 1985), E. olsonorum (Bishop and Williams, 1991), E. texensis (Rathbun, 1935) and E. woodwardi (Bell, 1863).

Enoploclytia augustobonae[55]

Sp. nov

Valid

Devillez et al.

Early Cretaceous (Barremian)

  France

A member of Erymidae.

Enoploclytia gigantea[55]

Sp. nov

Valid

Devillez et al.

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

  United States

A member of Erymidae.

Eoacanthacaris[43]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A lobster. Genus includes new species E. tethysianus.

Eocarpilius lessineus[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Carpiliidae.

Eocharybdis rugosa[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Portunidae.

Eogeryon[56]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Ossó

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

  Spain

A member of Portunoidea. The type species is E. elegius.

Eomunidopsis prealpina[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A squat lobster belonging to the family Munidopsidae.

Eosadayoshia[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A member of Munididae. The type species is E. bolcensis.

Eoxanthops[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Xanthidae. The type species is E. scutatus.

Eryma vocontii[55]

Sp. nov

Valid

Devillez et al.

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

  France

A member of Erymidae.

Eumorphactaea convexa[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Pilumnidae.

Eurotanais pyrenaensis[35]

Sp. nov

Valid

Sánchez-García et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Pyrenean amber

  France

A member of Tanaidacea belonging the family Alavatanaidae.

Eurotanais seilacheri[35]

Sp. nov

Valid

Sánchez-García et al.

Late Cretaceous (Turonian)

Vendean amber

  France

A member of Tanaidacea belonging the family Alavatanaidae.

Faxegalathea valeccensis[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A squat lobster. Originally assigned to the family Munidopsidae and to the genus Faxegalathea; subsequently transferred to the family Munididae and to the genus Tethysmunida by de Angeli & Ceccon (2017).[57]

Fornicaris[58]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Wilson & Selden in Selden et al.

Late Triassic (Norian)

Dolomia di Forni Formation

  Italy

A member of Asellota belonging to the family Paramunnidae. The type species is Fornicaris calligarisi.

Frontelata[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the superfamily Carpilioidea and the family Palaeoxanthopsidae. The type species is F. spinacomposita.

Gabaleryon[59]

Gen. et 2 sp. et comb. nov

Valid[60]

Audo et al.

Early Jurassic (Toarcian)

  France
  Germany
  Italy
  United Kingdom

A member of Polychelida. Genus includes new species Gabaleryon coquelae and Gabaleryon garassinoi, as well as "Eryon" moorei.

Galathea lovarica[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A species of Galathea.

Galatheites aiola[48]

Sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

Ernstbrunn Limestones
Štramberk Limestones

  Austria
  Czech Republic

A member of Galatheoidea, a species of Galatheites.

Galatheites diasema[48]

Sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

Ernstbrunn Limestones

  Austria

A member of Galatheoidea, a species of Galatheites.

Galatheites obtecta[48]

Sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

  Romania

A member of Galatheoidea, a species of Galatheites.

Gecchelicarcinus zanderigoi[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Macropipidae.

Glabropilumnus trispinosus[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Pilumnidae.

Glyphithyreus bendensis[34]

Sp. nov

Valid

Schweitzer, Odumodu & Feldmann

Eocene

  Nigeria

A crab.

Graptocarcinus eocenicus[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Dynomenidae.

Haydnella granosa[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Xanthidae.

Hispanigalathea tithonia[48]

Sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

Ernstbrunn Limestones

  Austria

A member of Galatheoidea, a species of Hispanigalathea.

Hohensteiniella[61]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid[62]

Haug et al.

Early Devonian

Hunsrück Slate

  Germany

A crustacean with eumalacostracan affinities. The type species is H. engeli.

Iphiculus eliasi[63]

Sp. nov

Valid

Hyžný & Gross

Miocene

Florian Beds

  Austria

A crab belonging to the superfamily Leucosioidea and the family Iphiculidae.

Iraticaris[64]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Adami-Rodrigues & Pazinato in Adami-Rodrigues, Pazinato & Pinto

Early Permian

Irati Formation

  Brazil

A member of Pygocephalomorpha. The type species is I. damianii.

Karyosia[33]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Schweitzer et al.

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

Glen Rose Formation
Walnut Formation

  United States

A member of Etyiidae. The type species is Karyosia apicava.

Kromtitis pseudolothi[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab.

Laevicarcinus serratus[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Panopeidae.

Lemacola[48]

Gen. et 3 sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

  Austria
  Romania

A member of Galatheoidea. The type species is Lemacola jenniferae; genus also includes L. rossi and L. salia

Lessinipagurus boschettensis[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A hermit crab.

Lessinipagurus vasjamikuzi[65]

Sp. nov

Valid

Gašparič et al.

Eocene (late Bartonian–early Priabonian)

  Croatia

A hermit crab related to members of the genus Xylopagurus.

Libinia amplissimus[66]

Sp. nov

Valid

Feldmann & Schweitzer

Miocene

St. Marys Formation

  United States

A species of Libinia.

Liocarcinus priscus[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Carcinidae.

Lovaracarpilius[43]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Carpiliidae. The type species is L. incisus.

Lovaroides[43]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the superfamily Goneplacoidea and the family Carinocarcinoididae. The type species is L. elegans.

Macrocheira columbiaensis[67]

Sp. nov

Valid

Nyborg et al.

Early to middle Miocene

Astoria Formation

  United States

A relative of the Japanese spider crab.

Macrocheira jayi[67]

Sp. nov

Valid

Nyborg et al.

Late Eocene to Oligocene

Hesquiat Formation

  Canada

A relative of the Japanese spider crab.

Macrocheira sullivani[67]

Sp. nov

Valid

Nyborg et al.

Late Eocene to early Oligocene

Keasey Formation

  United States

A relative of the Japanese spider crab.

Magyarcarcinus yebraensis[68]

Sp. nov

Valid

Domínguez & Ossó

Eocene (Bartonian)

Margas de Arguís Formation

  Spain

A crab belonging to the superfamily Goneplacoidea, assigned to the new family Magyarcarcinidae.

Mesogalathea macra[48]

Sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

Ernstbrunn Limestones

  Austria

A member of Galatheoidea, a species of Mesogalathea.

Mesogalathea pyxis[48]

Sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

Ernstbrunn Limestones

  Austria

A member of Galatheoidea, a species of Mesogalathea.

Mesogalathea retusa[48]

Sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

Ernstbrunn Limestones

  Austria

A member of Galatheoidea, a species of Mesogalathea.

Metopocarcinus fragilis[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Panopeidae.

Miopipus zovensis[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Carcinidae.

Mithracia lovatoi[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Majidae.

Montemagralia[69]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

De Angeli & Ceccon

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Trapeziidae. The type species is M. lata.

Nanocassiope secretanae[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Xanthidae, a species of Nanocassiope.

Neocallichirus khadroensis[70]

Sp. nov

Valid

Hyžný & Charbonnier in Hyžný et al.

Paleocene (Danian)

Khadro Formation

  Pakistan

A member of Callianassidae, a species of Neocallichirus.

Neocallichirus lakhraensis[70]

Sp. nov

Valid

Hyžný & Charbonnier in Hyžný et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

Lakhra Formation

  Pakistan

A member of Callianassidae, a species of Neocallichirus.

Nicoliscarcinus[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Cancridae. The type species is N. rotundatus.

Ophthalmoplax andina[71]

Sp. nov

Valid

Guzmán et al.

Late Cretaceous (late Campanian)

Lodolitas de Aguacaliente Formation

  Colombia

A member of Macropipidae, a species of Ophthalmoplax.

Paguristes paucituberculatus[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A species of Paguristes.

Palaeodromites xestos[33]

Sp. nov

Valid

Schweitzer et al.

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

Walnut Formation

  United States

A member of Homolodromioidea belonging to the family Goniodromitidae, a species of Palaeodromites.

Palmyria levigata[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Domeciidae.

Panopeus postalensis[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Panopeidae, a species of Panopeus.

Paracancrinos[50]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Haug et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

  Lebanon

A member of Achelata. A new genus for "Cancrinos" libanensis Garassino & Schweigert (2006).

Paracapsulapagurus[72]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Hyžný et al.

Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian)

Cape de Naze Formation

  Senegal

A hermit crab. The type species is P. poponguinensis.

Paracorallomursia[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Calappidae. The type species is P. medizzai.

Paradistefania denticulata[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the superfamily Homolodromioidea and the family Goniodromitidae.

Paradynomene antiqua[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Dynomenidae.

Paragalathea arcella[48]

Sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

Ernstbrunn Limestones

  Austria

A member of Galatheoidea, a species of Paragalathea.

Paragalathea crenarvina[48]

Sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

Ernstbrunn Limestones
Štramberk Limestones

  Austria
  Czech Republic

A member of Galatheoidea, a species of Paragalathea.

Paragalathea ternata[48]

Sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

Ernstbrunn Limestones

  Austria

A member of Galatheoidea, a species of Paragalathea.

Paragalathea vultuosona[48]

Sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic

Ernstbrunn Limestones

  Austria

A member of Galatheoidea, a species of Paragalathea.

Paraocalina silviae[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Carpiliidae.

Paraporcellana[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A porcelain crab. The type species is P. fabianii.

Parhalimede[43]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Galenidae. The type species is P. ornata.

Parthenope menini[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Parthenopidae.

Permocaris[64]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Adami-Rodrigues, Pazinato & Pinto

Early Permian

Irati Formation

  Brazil

A member of Pygocephalomorpha. The type species is P. purperae.

Petrochirus minutus[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A member of Diogenidae.

Petrolisthes lineatus[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A porcelain crab, a species of Petrolisthes.

Petrusia[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Plagusiidae. The type species is P. striata.

Phlyctenodes edwardsi[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Xanthidae, a species of Phlyctenodes.

Pilummede[73]

Gen. et sp. et comb. nov

Valid

Ossó & Clements

Eocene

Castle Hayne Limestone Formation
Clairbone Group

  United States

A member of Pilumnoidea of uncertain phylogenetic placement. The type species is P. penderensis; genus also includes "Lobonotus" bakeri Rathbun (1935).

Pilumnomimus dorsocarinatus[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the superfamily Xanthoidea of uncertain phylogenetic placement.

Pilumnomimus miettoi[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the superfamily Xanthoidea of uncertain phylogenetic placement.

Pittinucaris[64]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Adami-Rodrigues, Pazinato & Pinto

Early Permian

Irati Formation

  Brazil

A member of Pygocephalomorpha. The type species is P. wuerdigae.

Planocorystes[74]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Franţescu, Feldmann & Schweitzer

Cretaceous

  United States

A crab belonging to the group Raninoida. The type species is P. robreidi.

Prealpicarcinus laisensis[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Pilumnidae.

Prealpiplax[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the superfamily Goneplacoidea and the family Euryplacidae. The type species is P. lessinea.

Prolecythocaris[75]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Schweigert & Robins

Late Jurassic (early Kimmeridgian)

  Germany

A crab belonging to the family Lecythocaridae. The type species is P. hauckei.

Protomunida pentaspinosa[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A member of Munididae.

Pseudocorallomursia[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Calappidae. The type species is P. barbierii.

Pseudolambrus antiquus[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Parthenopidae.

Pustulina colossea[55]

Sp. nov

Valid

Devillez et al.

Early Cretaceous (Hauterivian)

  France

A member of Erymidae.

Pustulina occitana[55]

Sp. nov

Valid

Devillez et al.

Early Cretaceous (Berriasian)

  France

A member of Erymidae.

Rama[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Junior homonym

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Cancridae. The type species is R. lineatuberculata. The generic name is preoccupied by Rama Bleeker; de Angeli & Ceccon (2017) coined a replacement name Ramacarcinus.[57]

Ramozius[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Pseudoziidae. The type species is R. punctatus.

Raniliformis clampensis[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Raninidae.

Rathbunopon viai[76]

Sp. nov

Valid

González-León et al.

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

  Spain

A homolodromioid crab belonging to the family Prosopidae.

Rosadromites[33]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Schweitzer et al.

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

Glen Rose Formation

  United States

A member of Homolodromioidea belonging to the family Longodromitidae. The type species is Rosadromites texensis.

Rugosanilia[43]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Raninidae. The type species is "Raniliformis" rugosa De Angeli & Beschin (2007).

Sakaila italica[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A species of Sakaila.

Santeexanthus caporiondoi[43]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the superfamily Pseudozioidea and the family Pseudoziidae.

Scutata[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Tetraliidae. The type species is S. eocenica.

Serraphylctaena[48]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Cretaceous (Albian/Cenomanian)

  Spain

A member of Galatheoidea. The type species is "Paragalathea" multisquamata Vía Boada (1981).

Spathanomus[47]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

De Angeli

Eocene (Priabonian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the group Cyclodorippoida and the family Cymonomidae. The type species is Spathanomus felicianensis.

Speocarcinus latus[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Xanthidae, a species of Speocarcinus.

Tanidromites longinosa[77]

Sp. nov

Valid

Starzyk

Late Jurassic (Oxfordian)

  Poland

A homolodromioid crab belonging to the family Tanidromitidae.

Tanidromites muelleri[78]

Sp. nov

Valid

Krobicki & Zatoń

Middle Jurassic (late Bajocian)

  Poland

A homolodromioid crab belonging to the family Tanidromitidae.

Tanidromites schweitzerae[77]

Sp. nov

Valid

Starzyk

Late Jurassic (Oxfordian)

  Poland

A homolodromioid crab belonging to the family Tanidromitidae.

Tanidromites wysokaensis[77]

Sp. nov

Valid

Starzyk

Late Jurassic (Oxfordian)

  Poland

A homolodromioid crab belonging to the family Tanidromitidae.

Tethysastacus[55]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Devillez et al.

Early Cretaceous (Valanginian)

  France

A member of Erymidae. The type species is T. tithonius.

Tethyscarpilius[79]

Gen. et sp. et comb. nov

Valid

De Angeli & Alberti

Eocene

  Italy
  United States

A crab belonging to the family Carpiliidae. Genus includes new species T. bericus, as well as "Palaeocarpilius" brodkorbi Lewis & Ross (1965).

Tetralia minuta[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Tetraliidae.

Texicancer[74]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Franţescu, Feldmann & Schweitzer

Cretaceous

  United States

A crab belonging to the group Raninoida. The type species is "Necrocarcinus" renfroae Stenzel (1945).

Thalassina tsuyamensis[80]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ando & Kishimoto in Ando, Kishimoto & Kawano

Miocene

Yoshino Formation

  Japan

A species of Thalassina.

Thalassina yamato[80]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ando & Kishimoto in Ando, Kishimoto & Kawano

Miocene

Kawachi Formation

  Japan

A species of Thalassina.

Titanocarcinus schweitzerae[53]

Sp. nov

Valid[54]

Robin et al.

Paleocene (Danian)

  France

A crab belonging to the family Tumidocarcinidae.

Tonneleryon[81]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Audo

Early Jurassic (Toarcian)

Posidonia Shale

  Germany

A member of Polychelida. The type species is T. schweigerti.

Tropicalia[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Junior homonym

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Domeciidae. The type species is T. parva. The generic name is preoccupied by Tropicalia Kocak & Kemal (2008); de Angeli & Ceccon (2017) coined a replacement name Proticalia.[57]

Tuberosagalathea[48]

Gen. et comb. et 2 sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic and Early Cretaceous (Hauterivian)

Ernstbrunn Limestones
Štramberk Limestones

  Austria
  Czech Republic
  France
  Poland
  Romania

A member of Galatheoidea. The type species is "Galathea" neojurensis Patrulius (1959); genus also includes "Galatheites" neocomiensis Van Straelen (1936) and "Eomunidopsis" portlandica Fraaye & Collins (1996), as well as new species Tuberosagalathea tornatilis and Tuberosagalathea antefixa.

Tymolus italicus[32]

Sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the group Cyclodorippoida and the family Cyclodorippidae.

Tytthotanais[35]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Sánchez-García et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Pyrenean amber

  France

A member of Tanaidacea of uncertain phylogenetic placement. The type species is T. tenvis.

Vasconilia[48]

Gen. et comb. et sp. nov

Valid

Robins et al.

Late Jurassic and Early Cretaceous

Ernstbrunn Limestones
Štramberk Limestones

  Austria
  Spain
  Japan?

A member of Galatheoidea. The type species is "Galathea" ruizi Van Straelen (1940); genus also includes "Galatheites" straeleni Ruiz de Gaona (1943), as well as new species Vasconilia xystos. Genus might also include ?Vasconilia miyakoensis (Takeda & Fujiyama, 1983).

Ypresicorystes[32]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Beschin et al.

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Italy

A crab belonging to the family Corystidae. The type species is Y. expansus.

Zygastrocarcinus tricki[82]

Sp. nov

Valid

Nyborg et al.

Late Cretaceous (Campanian)

Pierre Shale

  United States

A crab belonging to the family Homolidae.

OstracodsEdit

Name Novelty Status Authors Age Unit Location Notes Images

Actinocythereis imbeensis[83]

Sp. nov

Valid

De Mattos Manica & Coimbra

Early Miocene

Pelotas Basin

  Brazil

A member of the family Trachyleberididae, a species of Actinocythereis.

Amphizona? argentinensis[84]

Sp. nov

Valid

Salas

Devonian (Lochkovian)

Talacasto Formation

  Argentina

A member of Podocopa belonging to the Beyrichiocopida and the family Arcyzonidae.

Aparchitellina magnicornigera[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Al’banov Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Aparchitellinidae.

Aparchitellina triangulata[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Rusanov Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Aparchitellinidae.

Asciocythere raybatei[86]

Nom. nov

Valid

Kempf

Middle Jurassic

  United Kingdom

A member of Schulerideidae; a replacement name for Asciocythere acuminata Bate (1964).

Bairdia sudrensis[87]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ied & Ismail

Miocene

  Egypt

A member of the family Bairdiidae.

Bingeria fluida[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Krasnaya Bukhta Formation
Ust’-Spokoinaya Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Beyrichiidae.

Bingeria lucida[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Srednii Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Beyrichiidae.

Bollia talacastensis[84]

Sp. nov

Valid

Salas

Devonian (Lochkovian)

Talacasto Formation

  Argentina

A member of Podocopa belonging to the Beyrichiocopida and the family Bollidae.

Brachycythere smithsoniana[88]

Sp. nov

Valid

Antonietto et al.

Early Cretaceous (Aptian-Albian)

Riachuelo Formation

  Brazil

A member of Podocopida belonging to the group Cytherocopina and the family Trachyleberididae.

Buntonia bassiounii[89]

Sp. nov

Valid

Morsi, Hewaidy & Samir

Eocene

  Egypt

A member of Trachyleberididae, a species of Buntonia.

Buntonia posteroacuta[89]

Sp. nov

Valid

Morsi, Hewaidy & Samir

Eocene

  Egypt

A member of Trachyleberididae, a species of Buntonia.

Bythoceratina brunomilhaui[86]

Nom. nov

Valid

Kempf

Miocene

Waitemata Basin

  New Zealand

A member of Bythocytheridae; a replacement name for Bythoceratina robusta Milhau (1993).

Bythocythere agostinae[90]

Sp. nov

Valid

Sciuto

Pleistocene

  Italy

Candona csikiiformis[91]

Sp. nov

Valid

Teterina

Miocene

  Russia

Conchoprimitia brasiliensis[92]

Sp. nov

Valid

Adôrno & Salas in Adôrno et al.

Late Ordovician

Vila Maria Formation

  Brazil

A member of Podocopa belonging to the order Beyrichiocopida and the family Conchoprimitiidae.

Cryptophyllus fossularis[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Ust’-Spokoinaya Formation

  Russia

Cryptophyllus magnei[93]

Sp. nov

Valid

Maillet & Casier in Maillet, Danelian & Casier

Devonian (Givetian)

Fromelennes Formation

  Belgium

A possible member of Palaeocopida belonging to the family Rhabdostichidae, a species of Cryptophyllus.

Ctenoloculinella papillifera[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Al’banov Formation
Rusanov Formation

  Russia

A member of Hollinocopida belonging to the family Ctenoloculinidae.

Cytherella abdelshafyii[87]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ied & Ismail

Miocene

  Egypt

A member of the family Cytherellidae.

Cytherellina subelliptica[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Al’banov Formation
Rusanov Formation

  Russia

A member of Metacopida belonging to the family Healdiidae.

Cytheretta africana[87]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ied & Ismail

Miocene

  Egypt

A member of the family Cytherettidae.

Cytheretta sinaensis[87]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ied & Ismail

Miocene

  Egypt

A member of the family Cytherettidae.

Cytheropteron morsii[86]

Nom. nov

Valid

Kempf

Eocene

  Egypt

A member of Cytheruridae, a species of Cytheropteron. The original specific name was Cytheropteron bicostatum, Morsi, Hewaidy & Samir (2016),[89] which turned out to be preoccupied by Cytheropteron bicostatum Brand (1990).

Cytheropteron nukhulensis[89]

Sp. nov

Valid

Morsi, Hewaidy & Samir

Eocene

  Egypt

A member of Cytheruridae, a species of Cytheropteron.

Cytheropteron speijeri[89]

Sp. nov

Valid

Morsi, Hewaidy & Samir

Eocene

  Egypt

A member of Cytheruridae, a species of Cytheropteron.

Digmocythere centroreticulata[89]

Sp. nov

Valid

Morsi, Hewaidy & Samir

Eocene

  Egypt

A member of Trachyleberididae, a species of Digmocythere.

Ectonodoconcha[94]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Ceolin & Whatley in Ceolin et al.

Paleocene (Danian)

Neuquén Basin

  Argentina

A member of Cytheridae. The type species is Ectonodoconcha lepidotus.

Eobeyrichia nordensis[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Srednii Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Beyrichiidae.

Eobeyrichia subeurina[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Samoilovich Formation
Srednii Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Beyrichiidae.

Eokloedenia reticulata[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Late Silurian

Krasnaya Bukhta Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Kloedeniidae.

Eukloedeneterra[85]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Samoilovich Formation
Srednii Formation

  Russia

A member of Kloedenellocopida belonging to the family Kloedenellidae. The type species is E. borealis.

Evlanella peranensis[95]

Sp. nov

Valid

Maillet in Maillet et al.

Devonian (Givetian)

Candás Formation

  Spain

A species of Evlanella.

Evlanella tuberculifera[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Early Devonian

Al’banov Formation

  Russia

A member of Kloedenellocopida belonging to the family Lichviniidae.

Gabonorygma[88]

Gen. et comb. et sp. nov

Valid

Antonietto et al.

Late Jurassic (Kimmeridgian–early Tithonian) and Early Cretaceous (Aptian-Albian)

Madiéla Formation
Riachuelo Formation

  Brazil
  Denmark
  Gabon

A member of Podocopida belonging to the group Cytherocopina and the family Krithidae. The type species is "Dicrorygma" brotzeni Christensen (1965); genus also includes new species G. sergipana.

Kozlowskiella? nuda[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Al’banov Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Aparchitellinidae.

Kuznetsoviella[96][97]

Nom. nov

Valid

Doweld

Early Cretaceous (Barremian)

  Azerbaijan

A replacement name for Aenigma Kuznetsova (1957) and Kuznetsovia Doweld (2016) (both preoccupied).

Limnocythere alexanderi[98]

Sp. nov

Valid

Palacios-Fest, Cusminsky & McGlue

Late Quaternary

  Argentina

A species of Limnocythere.

Limnocythere foresteri[98]

Sp. nov

Valid

Palacios-Fest, Cusminsky & McGlue

Late Quaternary

  Argentina

A species of Limnocythere.

Limnocythere lysandrosi[98]

Sp. nov

Valid

Palacios-Fest, Cusminsky & McGlue

Late Quaternary

  Argentina

A species of Limnocythere.

Limnocythere ruipunctifinalis[98]

Sp. nov

Valid

Palacios-Fest, Cusminsky & McGlue

Late Quaternary

  Argentina

A species of Limnocythere.

Microxestoleberis scillae[90]

Sp. nov

Valid

Sciuto

Pleistocene

  Italy

Mongolocypris kohi[99]

Sp. nov

Valid

Choi & Huh

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

Jinju Formation

  South Korea

A non-marine ostracod, a species of Mongolocypris.

Mosolovina conifera[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Al’banov Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Aparchitellinidae.

Mosolovina costulifera[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Al’banov Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Aparchitellinidae.

Neohornibrookella nepeani[100]

Sp. nov

Valid

Warne & Whatley

Neogene

  Australia

Neurocythere multiforma[101]

Sp. nov

Valid

Pais et al.

Middle Jurassic (Callovian)

  Portugal

Nodoconcha polytorosa[94]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ceolin & Whatley in Ceolin et al.

Paleocene (Danian)

Neuquén Basin

  Argentina

A member of Cytheridae, a species of Nodoconcha.

Nodoconcha sanniosis[94]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ceolin & Whatley in Ceolin et al.

Paleocene (Danian)

Neuquén Basin

  Argentina

A member of Cytheridae, a species of Nodoconcha.

Nodoconcha upsilon[94]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ceolin & Whatley in Ceolin et al.

Paleocene (Danian)

Neuquén Basin

  Argentina

A member of Cytheridae, a species of Nodoconcha.

Norditerria[85]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Krasnaya Bukhta Formation
Ust’-Spokoinaya Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Hexophthalmoididae. The type species is N. torosa; genus also includes N. simplex.

Noviportia cornuta[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Samoilovich Formation
Srednii Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Zygobolbidae.

Nyhamnella elongata[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Srednii Formation

  Russia

A member of Kloedenellocopida belonging to the family Gotlandellidae.

Occultocythereis alsheikhlyi[86]

Nom. nov

Valid

Kempf

Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian)

  Iraq

A member of Trachyleberididae; a replacement name for Occultocythereis elongata Al-Sheikhly (1982).

Oertliella petraensis[102]

Sp. nov

Valid

Al-Sheikhly

Paleocene (Danian)

Taqiye Formation

  Jordan

A member of the family Trachyleberididae, a species of Oertliella.

Paenaequina recta[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian (Emsian)

Al’banov Formation

  Russia

A member of Leperditicopida belonging to the family Schrenckiidae.

Palaeocytheridea (Malzevia)? dorsocostata[101]

Sp. nov

Valid

Pais et al.

Middle Jurassic (Callovian)

  Portugal

Paragrenocythere monilis[102]

Sp. nov

Valid

Al-Sheikhly

Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian)

Shiranish Formation

  Iraq

A member of the family Trachyleberididae, a species of Paragrenocythere.

Parakrithe tayibaensis[89]

Sp. nov

Valid

Morsi, Hewaidy & Samir

Eocene

  Egypt

A member of Krithidae, a species of Parakrithe.

Peloriops levisulcata[102]

Sp. nov

Valid

Al-Sheikhly

Late Cretaceous (late Campanian?-Maastrichtian)

Hartha Formation
Shiranish Formation

  Iraq

A member of the family Trachyleberididae, a species of Peloriops.

Perissocytheridea colini[103]

Sp. nov

Valid

Nogueira & Ramos

Oligocene-Miocene

Pirabas Formation

  Brazil

An ostracod, a species of Perissocytheridea.

Perissocytheridea largulateralis[103]

Sp. nov

Valid

Nogueira & Ramos

Oligocene-Miocene

Pirabas Formation

  Brazil

An ostracod, a species of Perissocytheridea.

Perissocytheridea pirabensis[103]

Sp. nov

Valid

Nogueira & Ramos

Oligocene-Miocene

Pirabas Formation

  Brazil

An ostracod, a species of Perissocytheridea.

Perissocytheridea punctoreticulata[103]

Sp. nov

Valid

Nogueira & Ramos

Oligocene-Miocene

Pirabas Formation

  Brazil

An ostracod, a species of Perissocytheridea.

Petrisigmoopsis? rotundum[84]

Sp. nov

Valid

Salas

Devonian (Lochkovian)

Los Espejos Formation
Talacasto Formation

  Argentina

A member of Podocopa belonging to the Beyrichiocopida and the family Bollidae.

Pircawayra antiqua[84]

Sp. nov

Valid

Salas

Devonian (Lochkovian)

Talacasto Formation

  Argentina

A member of Podocopa belonging to the Beyrichiocopida and the superfamily Kloedenelloidea.

Platybolbina calva[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Late Silurian

Krasnaya Bukhta Formation

  Russia

A member of Hollinocopida belonging to the family Eurychilinidae.

Praebythoceratina deltalata[88]

Sp. nov

Valid

Antonietto et al.

Early Cretaceous (Aptian-Albian)

Riachuelo Formation

  Brazil

A member of Podocopida belonging to the group Cytherocopina and the family Bythocytheridae.

Praebythoceratina parascrobiculata[101]

Sp. nov

Valid

Pais et al.

Middle Jurassic (Callovian)

  Portugal

Praeschuleridea lisensis[101]

Sp. nov

Valid

Pais et al.

Middle Jurassic (Callovian)

  Portugal

Protobrachycythere[104]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov

Valid

Karpuk

Early Cretaceous (Barremian-Aptian)

Crimean Peninsula

A member of the family Protocytheridae. The type species is P. taurica; genus also includes P. aptica.

Pteriella? dubia[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Srednii Formation

  Russia

A member of Hollinocopida belonging to the suborder Primitiopsicopina.

Reticulina ninurta[102]

Sp. nov

Valid

Al-Sheikhly

Middle-late Eocene

Avanah Formation
Jaddala Formation

  Iraq

A member of the family Trachyleberididae, a species of Reticulina.

Reticulina syriaensis[102]

Sp. nov

Valid

Al-Sheikhly

Paleocene

Aaliji Formation

  Syria

A member of the family Trachyleberididae, a species of Reticulina.

Saccarchites tumefactus[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Late Silurian

Ust’-Spokoinaya Formation

  Russia

A member of Beyrichicopida belonging to the family Ochescaphidae.

Samarella centrigibbera[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Rusanov Formation

  Russia

A member of Metacopida belonging to the family Rishonidae.

Sapucariella[105]

Gen. et comb. et 3 sp. nov

Valid

Puckett, Andreu & Colin

Early Cretaceous (Aptian)-early Paleocene

Agulhas Bank
  Algeria
  Brazil
  Cameroon
  Egypt
  Gabon
  Ghana
  India
  Iran
  Israel
  Ivory Coast
  Kuwait
  Lebanon
  Libya
  Madagascar
  Mali
  Morocco
  Niger
  Nigeria
  Oman
  Saudi Arabia
  Senegal
  South Africa
  Tanzania
  Togo
  Tunisia
  United Arab Emirates

A member of the family Brachycytheridae. The type species is "Brachycythere" sapucariensis Krömmelbein (1964); genus also includes "Brachycythere" agulhasensis Dingle (1971), S. angulata (Grékoff, 1951), "Brachycythere" arabica Al-Furaih (1985), "Brachycythere" armata Reyment (1960), "Brachycythere" beershevaensis Honigstein (1984), "Brachycythere" dumoni Bismuth & Saint-Marc in Bismuth et al. (1981), "Brachycythere" ekpo Reyment (1960), "Brachycythere" glypta Al-Furaih (1985), "Brachycythere" ilamensis Emami (1990), "Brachycythere" iranensis Emami (1990), "Brachycythere" jodhpurensis Singh (1997), "Brachycythere" kulatturensis Guha (1971), "Brachycythere" labioforma Emami (1990), "Cytheridea" longicaudata Chapman (1904), "Brachycythere" meata Al-Furaih (1985), "Brachycythere" multidifferentis Nicolaidis & Piovesan in Piovesan et al. (2013), "Brachycythere" oguni Reyment (1960), "Brachycythere" posterotruncata Emami (1990), "Brachycythere" pucketti Babinot et al. (2009), "Brachycythere" reymenti Emami (1990), "Brachycythere" rotunda Dingle (1969), "Brachycythere" shamlani Al-Furaih (1985), "Brachycythere" sicarius Dingle (1980), "Brachycythere" sillakkudiensis Sastry et al. (1972), "Brachycythere" subtriangulata Singh & Porwal (1989), "Brachycythere" tumida Al-Furaih (1985), "Brachycythere" undosa Al-Furaih (1985) and "Brachycythere" ventrocomplanatus Delicio et al. (2000), as well as new species S. honigsteini, S. parvoangulata and S. pseudosapucariensis.

Satiellina paranaensis[92]

Sp. nov

Valid

Adôrno & Salas in Adôrno et al.

Late Ordovician

Vila Maria Formation

  Brazil

A member of Podocopa belonging to the order Beyrichiocopida and the superfamily Drepanelloidea.

Sibiritia ? septentrionalis[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Golomyannyi Formation
Srednii Formation
Vodopad Formation

  Russia

A member of Leperditicopida belonging to the family Sibiritiidae.

Signetopsis bolbilobata[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Ust’-Spokoinaya Formation

  Russia

A member of Hollinocopida belonging to the family Signetopsidae.

Suinella[84]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Salas

Devonian (Lochkovian)

Talacasto Formation

  Argentina

A member of Podocopa belonging to the Beyrichiocopida and possibly to the family Primitiopsidae. The type species is S. huarpesi.

Sulcella? acuminata[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Al’banov Formation

  Russia

A member of Kloedenellocopida belonging to the family Mennerellidae.

Sulcella? annae[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Al’banov Formation

  Russia

A member of Kloedenellocopida belonging to the family Mennerellidae.

Sulcella? modesta[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Al’banov Formation

  Russia

A member of Kloedenellocopida belonging to the family Mennerellidae.

Timanella magna[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Al’banov Formation

  Russia

A member of Platycopida belonging to the family Ellesclavidae.

Timanella rara[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Evdokimova in Abushik & Evdokimova

Devonian

Al’banov Formation

  Russia

A member of Platycopida belonging to the family Ellesclavidae.

Tollitia navicula[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Golomyannyi Formation
Srednii Formation

  Russia

A member of Leperditicopida belonging to the family Tollitiidae.

Tricostabrachycythere[105]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Puckett, Andreu & Colin

Cretaceous (Albian-Cenomanian)

Goru Formation

  India
  Morocco
  Venezuela

A member of the family Brachycytheridae. The type species is "Veenia" kharatarensis Singh (1997).

Tvaerenella? ambigua[85]

Sp. nov

Valid

Abushik in Abushik & Evdokimova

Silurian

Srednii Formation

  Russia

A member of Hollinocopida belonging to the family Piretellidae.

Virgulacytheridea posteroacuminata[101]

Sp. nov

Valid

Pais et al.

Middle Jurassic (Callovian)

  Portugal

Xestoleberis morsiana[86]

Nom. nov

Valid

Kempf

Eocene

  Egypt

A member of Xestoleberididae, a species of Xestoleberis. The original specific name was Xestoleberis posterotruncata Morsi, Hewaidy & Samir (2016),[89] which turned to be preoccupied by Xestoleberis posterotruncata Titterton & Whatley (2005).

Other crustaceansEdit

Name Novelty Status Authors Age Unit Location Notes Images

Apocyclops californicus[106]

Sp. nov

Valid

Hołyńska, Leggitt & Kotov

Miocene (latest Burdigalian or earliest Langhian)

Barstow Formation

  United States

A cyclopid copepod, a species of Apocyclops.

Arcuatoscalpellum[107]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Gale

Cretaceous (Aptian to Maastrichtian)

  France
  United Kingdom

A goose barnacle belonging to the family Scalpellidae. The type species is "Scalpellum" arcuatum Darwin (1851); genus also includes "Scalpellum" (Arcoscalpellum) comptum Withers (1910) and "Scalpellum" trilineatum Darwin (1851).

Catherinum anglicum [107]

Sp. nov

Valid

Gale

Late Cretaceous (Campanian)

  United Kingdom

A goose barnacle belonging to the family Scalpellidae, a species of Catherinum.

Cetopirus fragilis[108]

Sp. nov

Valid

Collareta et al.

Early Pleistocene

  Italy

A whale barnacle, a species of Cetopirus.

Conopea bacata[109]

Sp. nov

Valid

Carriol in Carriol & Schneider

Miocene (Burdigalian)

  Germany

A barnacle belonging to the family Archaeobalanidae, a species of Conopea.

Gesvesia[110]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Gueriau et al.

Devonian (Famennian)

  Belgium

A clam shrimp belonging to the group Spinicaudata. The type species is Gesvesia pernegrei.

Haltinnaias[110]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Gueriau et al.

Devonian (Famennian)

  Belgium

A member of Anostraca. The type species is Haltinnaias serrata.

Myolepas reussi[111]

Sp. nov

Valid

Kočí et al.

Late Cretaceous (late Cenomanian to early Turonian)

Bohemian Cretaceous Basin

  Czech Republic

A goose barnacle.

Nestoria sikeshuensis[112]

Sp. nov

Valid

Teng et al.

Early Cretaceous

Tugulu Group

  China

A clam shrimp belonging to the superfamily Eosestherioidea and the family Nestoriidae.

Pachyscalpellum heltzeli[113]

Sp. nov

Valid

Jagt, Verhesen & Goolaerts

Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian)

El Haria Formation

  Tunisia

A goose barnacle belonging to the family Scalpellidae, a species of Pachyscalpellum.

Plesiobrachylepas[114]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Carriol in Carriol et al.

Eocene

Mo Clay Formation

  Denmark

A barnacle belonging to the group Sessilia and the family Brachylepadidae. The type species is Plesiobrachylepas jutlandica.

Pseudoscapholeberis[115]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Flössner & Fryer

Cretaceous (late Albian or earliest Cenomanian)

  France

A member of Anomopoda. The type species is Pseudoscapholeberis enigmatica.

Scillaelepas danningeri[109]

Sp. nov

Valid

Carriol in Carriol & Schneider

Miocene (Burdigalian)

Ottnang Formation

  Austria
  Germany

A barnacle belonging to the family Calanticidae, a species of Scillaelepas.

Stipilepas[114]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Carriol in Carriol et al.

Eocene

Mo Clay Formation

  Denmark

A goose barnacle belonging to the group Scalpelliformes and the family Eolepadidae. The type species is Stipilepas molerensis.

InsectsEdit

ResearchEdit

New taxaEdit

ColeopteraEdit

Name Novelty Status Authors Age Unit Location Notes Images

Antarctotrechus[126]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Ashworth & Erwin

Probably Miocene

Meyer Desert Formation

Antarctica (Beardmore Glacier region)

A ground beetle. The type species is A. balli.

Anthonomus dilatofemurus[127]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov in Legalov & Poinar

Tertiary

  Mexico

A species of Anthonomus.

Archaeoeugnomus[128]

Gen et sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Curculionidae. The type species is A. balticus.

Archeutheia[129]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Jałoszyński & Peris

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

  Spain

A scydmaenine rove beetle belonging to the tribe Eutheiini; a new genus for "Kachinus" magnificus Peris, Chatzimanolis & Delclòs (2014).

Attagenus (Aethriostoma) turonianensis[130]

Sp. nov

Valid

Peris & Háva

Late Cretaceous (Turonian)

New Jersey Amber

  United States

A species of Attagenus.

Baltostigus[131]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov

Valid

Jałoszyński

Early to middle Eocene

  Lithuania
  Poland

A scydmaenine rove beetle belonging to the tribe Mastigini. The type species is B. antennatus; genus also includes B. horribilis.

Beattieellus[132]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Oberprieler et al.

Late Jurassic

Talbragar Fish Bed

  Australia

A member of Eucnemidae. The type species is B. jurassicus.

Boreotethys[133]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov

Valid[134]

Parker

Cretaceous (∼99 mya)

  Myanmar

A rove beetle belonging to the subfamily Pselaphinae. The type species is B. grimaldii; genus also includes B. arctopteryx.

Brochocoleus caseyi[135]

Sp. nov

Valid

Jarzembowski, Wang & Zheng

Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A species of Brochocoleus.

Cainocups[136]

Gen et Sp nov.

Valid

Kirejtshuk, Nel, & Kirejtshuk

Chattian

Niveau du gypse d'Aix Formation

  France

A reticulated beetle

Canthochilum alleni[137]

Sp. nov

Valid

Tarasov & Vaz-de-Mello in Tarasov et al.

Probably Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A species of Canthochilum.

Canthochilum philipsivieorum[137]

Sp. nov

Valid

Tarasov & Vaz-de-Mello in Tarasov et al.

Probably Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A species of Canthochilum.

Carcinops donelaitisi[138]

Sp. nov

Valid

Alekseev

Eocene

Baltic amber

  Russia
(Kaliningrad Oblast)

A member of Histeridae.

Catogenus punctatus[139]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ramírez, Corsolini & Di Iorio

Eocene

Huitrera Formation

  Argentina

A beetle of uncertain phylogenetic placement. Originally described as a member of the family Passandridae and a species of Catogenus; Jin et al. (2019) transferred this species to the family Cucujidae and to the genus Platisus.[140]

Caulophilus ayotzinapa[141]

Sp. nov

Valid

Barrios-Izás in Barrios-Izás & Coty

Late Oligocene to middle Miocene

  Mexico

A member of Curculionidae belonging to the subfamily Cossoninae, a species of Caulophilus.

Caulophilus rarus[128]

Sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Curculionidae.

Caulophilus squamosus[128]

Sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Curculionidae.

Ceafornotensis[142]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Woolley

Late Cretaceous (Turonian)

Orapa diamond mine

  Botswana

A member of Scarabaeidae belonging to the subfamily Melolonthinae. The type species is C. archratiras.

Cephennomicrus giganteus[143]

Sp. nov

Valid

Jałoszyński & Perkovsky

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A scydmaenine rove beetle belonging to the tribe Cephenniini.

Ceutorhynchus alekseevi[128]

Sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Curculionidae.

Ceutorhynchus electrinus[128]

Sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Curculionidae.

Choragus exsertus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Choraginae and the tribe Choragini, a species of Choragus.

Clypastraea primainterpares[145]

Sp. nov

Valid

Alekseev

Eocene

Baltic amber

  Russia
(Kaliningrad Oblast)

A member of Corylophidae.

Coproporus electron[146]

Sp. nov

Valid

Yamamoto in Yamamoto & Takahashi

Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A rove beetle.

Crepidodera tertiotertiaria[147]

Sp. nov

Valid

Bukejs, Biondi & Alekseev

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A species of Crepidodera.

Cretohypna puncta[148]

Sp. nov

Valid

Zhao et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Glaphyridae, a species of Cretohypna.

Cretohypna robusta[148]

Sp. nov

Valid

Zhao et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Glaphyridae, a species of Cretohypna.

Cretoleptochromus[149]

Gen. et sp. nov

Disputed

Cai & Huang

Late Cretaceous (early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A scydmaenine rove beetle belonging to the supertribe Mastigitae. The type species is Cretoleptochromus archaicus. Jałoszyński et al. (2018) considered the genus Cretoleptochromus to be a junior synonym of the genus Clidicus.[150]

Cretosynstrophus[151]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Cai, Hsiao & Huang

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

  Myanmar

A member of Tetratomidae belonging to the subfamily Eustrophinae. The type species is Cretosynstrophus archaicus.

Cupes distinctissimus[136]

Sp nov.

Valid

Kirejtshuk, Nel, & Kirejtshuk

Thanetian

Menat Formation

  France

A reticulated beetle

Cupes simillimus[136]

Sp nov.

Valid

Kirejtshuk, Nel, & Kirejtshuk

Thanetian

Menat Formation

  France

A reticulated beetle

Cyptoxenus buchelus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Choraginae and the tribe Valenfriesiini, a species of Cyptoxenus.

Cyptoxenus ovatus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Choraginae and the tribe Valenfriesiini, a species of Cyptoxenus.

Derolathrus groehni[152]

Sp. nov

Valid

Cai et al.

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Jacobsoniidae, a species of Derolathrus.

Dicentrus mehli[153]

Sp. nov

Valid

Vitali & Daamgard

Probably early Oligocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A species of Dicentrus.

Diodesma slipinskii[154]

Sp. nov

Valid

Alekseev & Bukejs

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Zopheridae.

Dorytomus electrinus[155]

Sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

  Russia
(Kaliningrad Oblast)

A weevil belonging to the subfamily Curculioninae and the tribe Ellescini.

Dorytomus nudus[128]

Sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Curculionidae.

Electrocaryedon[156]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Late Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A bean weevil. The type species is Electrocaryedon poinari.

Electrolichas[157]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Alekseev & Jäch

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Byrrhoidea belonging to the family Ptilodactylidae and the subfamily Anchytarsinae. The type species is E. circumbalticus.

Endophloeus gorskii[154]

Sp. nov

Valid

Alekseev & Bukejs

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Zopheridae.

Eocenesibinia[128]

Gen et sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Curculionidae. The type species is E. prussica.

Eopiestus[158]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Cai & Lü in Cai et al.

Eocene

Baltic amber

  Russia
(Kaliningrad Oblast)

A rove beetle belonging to the subfamily Piestinae. Genus includes new species E. groehni.

Euconnus palaeogenus[143]

Sp. nov

Valid

Jałoszyński & Perkovsky

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A scydmaenine rove beetle belonging to the tribe Glandulariini.

Eugonus adustus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Eugonini, a species of Eugonus.

Eugonus angustus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Eugonini, a species of Eugonus.

Euparius elongatus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Miocene

  Mexico

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Cratoparini, a species of Euparius.

Eurapatophysis[159]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Vitali

Early Oligocene

Baltic amber

  Russia
(Kaliningrad Oblast)

A longhorn beetle belonging to the tribe Apatophyseini. The type species is E. groehni.

Flabellotoma[160]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Batelka, Prokop & Engel

Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Ripiphoridae belonging to the subfamily Pelecotominae. The type species is F. heidiae.

Glaesoconnus[143]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Jałoszyński & Perkovsky

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A scydmaenine rove beetle belonging to the tribe Glandulariini. The type species is G. unicus.

Habropezus[161]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Poinar, Brown & Legalov

Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

Originally interpreted as a relative of the New York weevil, but subsequently transferred to the weevil family Mesophyletidae and the subfamily Mesophyletinae.[162] The type species is H. plaisiommus.

Hybosorus ocampoi[163]

Sp. nov

Valid

Bai & Zhang in Bai et al.

Late Cretaceous (early Cenomanian)

  Myanmar

A member of Hybosoridae, a species of Hybosorus.

Ischalia youngi[164]

Sp. nov

Valid

Alekseev & Telnov

Priabonian

Prussian Formation (Baltic amber)

  Russia (Kaliningrad Oblast)

A member of Ischaliidae.

Isotrilophus rasnitsyni[165]

Sp. nov

Valid

Odnosum & Perkovsky

Eocene

Green River Formation

  United States

A member of Mordellidae, a species of Isotrilophus.

Leiosoma (Palaeoleiosoma) klebsi[128]

Subgen. et sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Curculionidae, a species of Leiosoma.

Lidryops[166]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Kirejtshuk & Nel

Early Cretaceous

  France

A member of Byrrhidae. The type species is L. occultus.

Lilioceris groehni[167]

Sp. nov

Valid

Bukejs & Schmitt

Eocene

Baltic amber

  Russia
(Kaliningrad Oblast)

A species of Lilioceris.

Megalopinus extinctus[168]

Sp. nov

Valid

Yamamoto & Solodovnikov

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

  Myanmar

A rove beetle belonging to the subfamily Megalopsidiinae; a species of Megalopinus.

Mekorhamphus[161]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Poinar, Brown & Legalov

Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

Originally interpreted as a relative of the New York weevil, but subsequently transferred to the weevil family Mesophyletidae and the subfamily Mesophyletinae.[162] The type species is M. gyralommus.

Mesocupes (Cainomerga) brevicornis[136]

Sp nov.

Valid

Kirejtshuk, Nel, & Kirejtshuk

Thanetian

Menat Formation

  France

A reticulated beetle

Mesocupes (Cainomerga) palaeocenicus[136]

Sp nov.

Valid

Kirejtshuk, Nel, & Kirejtshuk

Thanetian

Menat Formation

  France

A reticulated beetle

Mesocupes (Cainomerga) ponti[136]

Sp nov.

Valid

Kirejtshuk, Nel, & Kirejtshuk

Thanetian

Menat Formation

  France

A reticulated beetle

Mesosymbion[169]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Yamamoto, Maruyama & Parker

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A rove beetle belonging to the subfamily Aleocharinae and the tribe Mesoporini. The type species is M. compactus.

Micromalthus priabonicus[170]

Sp. nov

Valid

Perkovsky

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A relative of the telephone-pole beetle.

Mistran[171]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Alekseev & Bukejs

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Silvanidae. The type species is M. ot.

Nalassus klebsi[172]

Sp. nov

Valid

Nabozhenko, Perkovsky & Chernei

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A darkling beetle. Originally described as a species of Nalassus; Nabozhenko, Chigray & Bukejs (2019) transferred this species to the genus Stenohelops.[173]

Neolitochropus[174]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Lyubarsky & Perkovsky

Late Eocene

Bitterfeld amber

  Germany

A member of Phalacridae. The type species is N. hoffeinsorum.

Neoxenus globosus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Choraginae and the tribe Valenfriesiini, a species of Neoxenus.

Orchestes tatjanae[128]

Sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Curculionidae, a species of Orchestes.

Ornatomalthinus[175]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Fanti

Early Cretaceous (late Albian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A soldier beetle. The type species is O. elvirae.

Oxycraspedus poinari[155]

Sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

  Russia
(Kaliningrad Oblast)

A weevil belonging to the subfamily Oxycoryninae and the tribe Oxycraspedini.

Pachytychius eocenicus[128]

Sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Curculionidae.

Palaeodexipeus[155]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

  Russia
(Kaliningrad Oblast)

A weevil belonging to the subfamily Dryophthorinae and the tribe Stromboscerini. The type species is P. kirejtshuki.

Palaeorhamphus[128]

Gen et sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Curculionidae. The type species is P. primitivus.

Palaeoxenus sinensis[176]

Sp. nov

Valid

Chang, Muona & Teräväinen in Chang et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A false click beetle, a species of Palaeoxenus.

Paleosiagonium[177]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov

Valid

Yue et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A rove beetle belonging to the subfamily Piestinae. Genus includes Paleosiagonium brevelytratum and Paleosiagonium adaequatum.

Palpattalus[178]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov

Valid

Tshernyshev

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Malachiidae belonging to the tribe Attalini. Genus includes new species P. baltiensis and P. eocenicus.

Paraphloeostiba electrica[179]

Sp. nov

Valid

Zanetti, Perreau & Solodovnikov

Eocene-early Oligocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A rove beetle belonging to the subfamily Omaliinae; a species of Paraphloeostiba.

Passalopalpus[180]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Boucher et al.

Late Cretaceous (earliest Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Scarabaeoidea, possibly closely related to the family Passalidae. The type species is Passalopalpus cheni.

Passandra septentrionaria[181]

Sp. nov

Valid

Bukejs, Alekseev & McKellar

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A species of Passandra.

Peltis antehercynica[182]

Sp. nov

Valid

Kolibáč et al.

Late Pliocene

  Germany

A member of Trogossitidae.

Phyllodrepa antiqua[179]

Sp. nov

Valid

Zanetti, Perreau & Solodovnikov

Eocene-early Oligocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A rove beetle belonging to the subfamily Omaliinae; a species of Phyllodrepa.

Piesocorynus bibullus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Piesocorynini, a species of Piesocorynus.

Piesocorynus brevitectus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Miocene

  Mexico

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Piesocorynini, a species of Piesocorynus.

Piesocorynus elongatus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Miocene

  Mexico

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Piesocorynini, a species of Piesocorynus.

Piesocorynus hamus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Piesocorynini, a species of Piesocorynus.

Piesocorynus parategus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Miocene

  Mexico

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Piesocorynini, a species of Piesocorynus.

Piesocorynus parvocorpus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Miocene

  Mexico

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Piesocorynini, a species of Piesocorynus.

Piesocorynus tribullus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Piesocorynini, a species of Piesocorynus.

Piesocorynus unibullus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Piesocorynini, a species of Piesocorynus.

Piesocorynus villosus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Miocene

  Mexico

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Piesocorynini, a species of Piesocorynus.

Piezobarra brevisensoriata[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Piesocorynini, a species of Piezobarra.

Platycteniopus[183]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Chang et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A darkling beetle. The type species is Platycteniopus diversoculatus.

Procileoporus[184]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Yamamoto

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A rove beetle belonging to the subfamily Tachyporinae. The type species is Procileoporus burmiticus.

Protoceletes hirtus[185]

Sp. nov

Valid

Nazarenko & Perkovsky

Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A member of Curculionidae belonging to the subfamily Curculioninae and the tribe Acalyptini.

Protocephaloncus[178]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Tshernyshev

Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A member of Malachiidae belonging to the tribe Troglopini. The type species is P. perkovskyi.

Protoclerus[186]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Kolibáč & Huang

Middle Jurassic (Callovian)

  China

A member of Cleridae. Genus includes new species P. korynetoides.

Protrichonyx[133]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid[134]

Parker

Cretaceous (∼99 mya)

  Myanmar

A rove beetle belonging to the subfamily Pselaphinae. The type species is Protrichonyx rafifrons.

Protodasycerus[187]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Yamamoto

Late Cretaceous

  Myanmar

A dasycerine rove beetle. The type species is Protodasycerus aenigmaticus.

Pseudochrysomelites humeralis[188]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ponomarenko

Early Triassic (Olenekian)

Rybinsk Formation

  Russia

A member of the family Schizocoleidae.

Pseudochrysomelites tumidus[188]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ponomarenko

Early Triassic (Induan)

Vokhma Formation

  Russia

A member of the family Schizocoleidae.

Ptisma[189]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Kirejtshuk et al.

Early Cretaceous

  Lebanon

A member of Staphyliniformia of uncertain phylogenetic placement. The type species is Ptisma zasukhae.

Rhagonycha sucinobaltica[175]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Fanti

Eocene (Lutetian)

Baltic amber

  Russia (Kaliningrad Oblast)

A soldier beetle, a species of Rhagonycha.

Rovnoleptochromus[143]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Jałoszyński & Perkovsky

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A scydmaenine rove beetle belonging to the tribe Clidicini. The type species is R. ableptonoides.

Rovnoscydmus[143]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov

Valid

Jałoszyński & Perkovsky

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A scydmaenine rove beetle belonging to the tribe Glandulariini. The type species is R. frontalis; genus also includes R. microscopicus.

Schizocoleus triassicus[188]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ponomarenko

Early Triassic (Olenekian)

Rybinsk Formation

  Russia

A member of the family Schizocoleidae.

Scuccinalophus[155]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Legalov

Eocene

Baltic amber

  Russia
(Kaliningrad Oblast)

A weevil belonging to the subfamily Entiminae and the tribe Tropiphorini. The type species is S. attenboroughi. The generic name is spelled Succinalophus on some pages of the paper describing the taxon.

Scydmobisetia[190]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Jałoszyński & Yamamoto in Jałoszyński, Yamamoto & Takahashi

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

  Myanmar

A scydmaenine rove beetle belonging to the tribe Glandulariini. The type species is Scydmobisetia vetutissima.

Smicrips cretacea[191]

Sp. nov

Valid

Cai & Huang

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

  Myanmar

A member of Smicripidae. Originally described as a species of Smicrips; Kirejtshuk (2017) made it the type species of a separate genus Mesosmicrips.[192]

Stegocoleus[193]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Jarzembowski & Wang

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

An archostematan beetle, possibly a member of Cupedidae. The type species is Stegocoleus caii.

Stenichnus proavus[143]

Sp. nov

Valid

Jałoszyński & Perkovsky

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A scydmaenine rove beetle belonging to the tribe Glandulariini.

Sucinoptinus brevipennis[194]

Sp. nov

Valid

Bellés & Perkovsky

Late Eocene

  Ukraine

A spider beetle found in Rovno amber, a species of Sucinoptinus.

Sucinoptinus rovnoensis[194]

Sp. nov

Valid

Bellés & Perkovsky

Late Eocene

  Ukraine

A spider beetle found in Rovno amber, a species of Sucinoptinus.

Thescelostrophus[195]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Yu et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Tetratomidae belonging to the tribe Eustrophini. The type species is T. cretaceus.

Toxonotus comatus[144]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Legalov

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A member of Anthribidae belonging to the subfamily Anthribinae and the tribe Platystomini, a species of Toxonotus.

Trechus eoanophthalmus[196]

Sp. nov

Valid

Schmidt, Hoffmann & Michalik

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A species of Trechus.

Trechus exhibitorius[197]

Sp. nov

Valid

Schmidt, Belousov & Michalik

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A species of Trechus.

Tytthonyx geiseri[175]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Fanti

Eocene or Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A soldier beetle, a species of Tytthonyx.

Vertheia[143]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Jałoszyński & Perkovsky

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A scydmaenine rove beetle belonging to the tribe Eutheiini. The type species is V. quadrisetosa.

Vetuproteinus[198]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Cai et al.

Cretaceous

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A rove beetle belonging to the subfamily Proteininae. The type species is V. cretaceus

Wangweiella[186]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Kolibáč & Huang

Middle Jurassic (Callovian)

  China

A member of Cleridae. Genus includes new species W. calloviana.

Warnis[199]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Lyubarsky, Perkovsky & Alekseev

Late Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Erotylidae belonging to the subfamily Xenoscelinae. Genus includes new species W. tvanksticus.

Wongaroo[132]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Oberprieler et al.

Late Jurassic

Talbragar Fish Bed

  Australia

A member of Cerophytidae. The type species is W. amplipectorale.

Xestipyge ikanti[138]

Sp. nov

Valid

Alekseev

Eocene

Baltic amber

  Russia
(Kaliningrad Oblast)

A member of Histeridae.

Xylolaemus legalovi[154]

Sp. nov

Valid

Alekseev & Bukejs

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Zopheridae.

Xylolaemus richardklebsi[154]

Sp. nov

Valid

Alekseev & Bukejs

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Zopheridae.

Yantaroxenos[200]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Nabozhenko, Kirejtshuk & Merkl

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A darkling beetle belonging to the subfamily Lagriinae and probably to the tribe Belopini. The type species is Y. colydioides.

DermapteraEdit

Name Novelty Status Authors Age Unit Location Notes Images

Abrderma[201]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Xing et al.

Middle Jurassic

Jiulongshan Formation

  China

An earwig belonging to the family Protodiplatyidae. The type species is A. gracilentum.

Barbderma[202]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Xing et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

An earwig belonging to the family Protodiplatyidae. The type species is Barbderma oblonguata.

Perissoderma[201]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Xing et al.

Middle Jurassic

Jiulongshan Formation

  China

An earwig belonging to the family Protodiplatyidae. The type species is P. triangulum.

Sinoprotodiplatys ellipsoideuata[202]

Sp. nov

Valid

Xing et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

An earwig belonging to the family Protodiplatyidae, a species of Sinoprotodiplatys.

DictyopteraEdit

Name Novelty Status Authors Age Unit Location Notes Images

Alienopterus[203]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Bai, Beutel, Klass, Wipfler & Zhang in Delclòs et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

  Myanmar

A probable relative of the mantises. The type species is Alienopterus brachyelytrus.

Aragonimantis[204]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Delclòs et al.

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

  Spain

A mantis of uncertain phylogenetic placement. The type species is Aragonimantis aenigma.

Burmantis zherikhini[204]

Sp. nov

Valid

Delclòs et al.

Cretaceous (Albian–Cenomanian)

  Myanmar

A mantis, a species of Burmantis.

Diploptera gemini[205]

Sp. nov

Valid

Barna in Vršanský et al.

Eocene

Green River Formation

  United States

A cockroach, a species of Diploptera.

Diploptera savba[205]

Sp. nov

Valid

Šmídová in Vršanský et al.

Eocene

Green River Formation

  United States

A cockroach, a species of Diploptera.

Diploptera vladimir[205]

Sp. nov

Valid

Vršanský in Vršanský et al.

Eocene

Green River Formation

  United States

A cockroach, a species of Diploptera.

Elisama hindwingnii[206]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lee

Early Cretaceous (Aptian)

Crato Formation

  Brazil

A cockroach belonging to the superfamily Corydioidea and the family Blattulidae.

Ginormotermes[207][208]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Engel, Barden & Grimaldi

Cretaceous (ca. 100 mya)

  Myanmar

A termite. The type species is Ginormotermes rex (formerly Gigantotermes rex). The original generic name was preoccupied by Gigantotermes Haase (1890).

Krishnatermes[207]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Engel, Barden & Grimaldi in Engel et al.

Cretaceous (ca. 100 mya)

  Myanmar

A termite. The type species is Krishnatermes yoddha.

Mastotermes aethiopicus[209]

Sp. nov

Valid

Engel, Currano & Jacobs

Early Miocene

  Ethiopia

A termite, a species of Mastotermes.

Ocelloblattula santanensis[206]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lee

Early Cretaceous (Aptian)

Crato Formation

  Brazil

A cockroach belonging to the superfamily Corydioidea and the family Blattulidae.

Otagotermes[210]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid[211]

Engel & Kaulfuss

Early Miocene

Foulden Maar fossil lagerstätte

  New Zealand

A termite. The type species is O. novazealandicus.

Perlucipecta santanensis[206]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lee

Early Cretaceous (Aptian)

Crato Formation

  Brazil

A cockroach belonging to the superfamily Blattoidea and the family Mesoblattinidae.

Piniblattella magna[206]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lee

Early Cretaceous (Aptian)

Crato Formation

  Brazil

A cockroach belonging to the superfamily Blattoidea and the family Ectobiidae.

Pterotermopsis[210]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid[211]

Engel & Kaulfuss

Early Miocene

Foulden Maar fossil lagerstätte

  New Zealand

A termite. The type species is P. fouldenica.

Taieritermes[210]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid[211]

Engel & Kaulfuss

Early Miocene

Foulden Maar fossil lagerstätte

  New Zealand

A termite. The type species is T. krishnai.

Umenopterix[206]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Lee

Early Cretaceous (Aptian)

Crato Formation

  Brazil

A cockroach belonging to the family Umenocoleidae; a new genus for "Ponopterix" burkhardi Nel, Prokop & Kirejtshuk (2014).

Waipiatatermes[210]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid[211]

Engel & Kaulfuss

Early Miocene

Foulden Maar fossil lagerstätte

  New Zealand

A termite. The type species is W. matatoka.

DipteraEdit

Name Novelty Status Authors Age Unit Location Notes Images

Acartophthalmites clusioides[212]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Roháček

Eocene

Baltic amber

  Russia (Kaliningrad Oblast)

A relative of the family Clusiidae.

Aenigmatias longicornis[213]

Sp. nov

Valid[214]

Brown

Eocene

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Phoridae found in Baltic amber, a species of Aenigmatias.

Aenigmatias nigeroticus[213]

Sp. nov.

Valid[214]

Brown

Eocene

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Phoridae found in Baltic amber, a species of Aenigmatias.

Aenigmatias primitivus[213]

Sp. nov.

Valid[214]

Brown

Eocene

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Phoridae found in Baltic amber, a species of Aenigmatias.

Amblypsilopus monicae[215]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Bickel in Bickel & Solórzano Kraemer

Miocene

  Mexico

A long-legged fly belonging to the subfamily Sciapodinae; a species of Amblypsilopus.

Archosolva[216]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Xylomyidae. The type species is A. biceps; genus also includes A. sulcata.

Atherhagiox[216]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Tabanomorpha of uncertain phylogenetic placement, probably a basal tabanomorph.

Burmapsilocephala evocoa[216]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Apsilocephalidae.

Caputmunda[217]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Fedotova & Perkovsky

Late Cretaceous (Santonian)

Taimyr amber

  Russia

A gall midge. Genus includes new species C. yantardakhica.

Coramus[218]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Skibińska

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Tanyderidae. The type species is C. gedanensis.

Corethrella rovnoensis[219]

Sp. nov.

Valid[220]

Baranov & Kvifte in Baranov, Kvifte & Perkovsky

Eocene

  Ukraine

A species of Corethrella found in Rovno amber.

Corethrella sontagae[219]

Sp. nov.

Valid[220]

Baranov & Kvifte in Baranov, Kvifte & Perkovsky

Eocene

  Ukraine

A species of Corethrella found in Rovno amber.

Corporesana[217]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Fedotova & Perkovsky

Late Cretaceous (Santonian)

Taimyr amber

  Russia

A gall midge. Genus includes new species C. khatanga.

Cratomyia mimetica[216]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Stratiomyomorpha belonging to the family Zhangsolvidae.

Cratotabanus asiaticus[216]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A horse-fly (Tabanidae).

Cretahilarimorpha[221]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Myskowiak, Azar & Nel

Early Cretaceous

  Lebanon

A member of Hilarimorphidae. The type species is Cretahilarimorpha lebanensis.

Cretasolva[216]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Xylomyidae. The type species is C. burmitica.

Cretomycophila[217]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Fedotova & Perkovsky

Late Cretaceous (Santonian)

Taimyr amber

  Russia

A gall midge. Genus includes new species C. ekaterinae.

Cretoperomyia[217]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Fedotova & Perkovsky

Late Cretaceous (Santonian)

Taimyr amber

  Russia

A gall midge. Genus includes new species C. taimyrica.

Dicranoptycha plicativa[222]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Gao, Shih & Ren

Late Cretaceous (earliest Cenomanian)

  Myanmar

A member of Limoniidae, a species of Dicranoptycha.

Dixella curvistyla[223]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Greenwalt & Moulton

Eocene

Kishenehn Formation

  United States

A member of Dixidae.

Dixella eomarginata[223]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Greenwalt & Moulton

Eocene

Kishenehn Formation

  United States

A member of Dixidae.

Dixella intacta[223]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Greenwalt & Moulton

Eocene

Kishenehn Formation

  United States

A member of Dixidae.

Dixella spinilobata[223]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Greenwalt & Moulton

Eocene

Kishenehn Formation

  United States

A member of Dixidae.

Ectrepesthoneura mikolajczyki[224]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Klimont & Krzemińska

Late Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of the family Mycetophilidae.

Endymiomyia[216]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Bombyliidae. The type species is E. quadra.

Eoacridophagus[225]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Myskowiak, Garrouste & Nel

Early Eocene

  France

A member of Mythicomyiidae belonging to the subfamily Psiloderoidinae. The type species is E. azari.

Eocenotrichia[226]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Garrouste, Azar & Nel

Early Eocene

  France

A member of Scenopinidae. The type species is Eocenotrichia magnifica.

Eoptychoptera cantabrica[227]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Lukashevich & Arillo

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

  Spain

A member of Ptychopteridae, a species of Eoptychoptera.

Estoperpetua[228]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Fedotova & Perkovsky

Eocene

Sakhalin amber

  Russia

A gall midge. Genus includes new species E. sakhalinica.

Eucaudomyia[216]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A non-empidoid orthorrhaphan fly of uncertain phylogenetic placement. The type species is E. longicerci.

Galloatherix completus[216]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Tabanomorpha of uncertain phylogenetic placement, probably a basal tabanomorph.

Gedanohelea fushunensis[229]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Stebner, Szadziewski & Wang

Early Eocene

Fushun amber

  China

A member of Ceratopogonini.

Gedanohelea liaoningensis[229]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Stebner, Szadziewski & Wang

Early Eocene

Fushun amber

  China

A member of Ceratopogonini.

Gracilomyia[216]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A non-empidoid orthorrhaphan fly of uncertain phylogenetic placement. The type species is G. wit.

Helius alavensis[230]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Kania, Krzemiński & Arillo

Early Cretaceous (late Albian)

  Spain

A species of Helius.

Helius anetae[231]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Kania & Kopeć in Kania et al.

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A species of Helius.

Helius (Helius) neali[232]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Kopeć, Kania & Krzemiński

Early Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A species of Helius.

Helius (Helius) oosterbroeki[232]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Kopeć, Kania & Krzemiński

Early Miocene

Dominican amber

  Dominican Republic

A species of Helius.

Hellichiella polessica[233]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Perkovsky & Sukhomlin

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A black fly (Simuliidae).

Hilarimorphites cummingi[216]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Apystomyiidae.

Hirmoneura caudiprima[216]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Nemestrinidae.

Hirmoneura zigrasi[216]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Nemestrinidae.

Jurassinemestrinus eurema[216]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Nemestrinoidea belonging to the family Rhagionemestriidae.

Lebanoleptis[234]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Angelini, Azar & Nel

Early Cretaceous

  Lebanon

A snipe fly. The type species is Lebanoleptis huangi.

Mantohelea sinica[229]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Stebner, Szadziewski & Wang

Early Eocene

Fushun amber

  China

A member of Ceratopogonini.

Medetera amissa[215]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Bickel in Bickel & Solórzano Kraemer

Miocene

  Mexico

A long-legged fly belonging to the subfamily Medeterinae; a species of Medetera.

Medetera totolapa[215]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Bickel in Bickel & Solórzano Kraemer

Miocene

  Mexico

A long-legged fly belonging to the subfamily Medeterinae; a species of Medetera.

Menssana[217]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Fedotova & Perkovsky

Late Cretaceous (Santonian)

Taimyr amber

  Russia

A gall midge. Genus includes new species M. norilsk.

Mesochria fani[235]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Szadziewski & Szwedo in Szadziewski et al.

Early Eocene

Guchengzi Formation

  China

A member of Anisopodidae, a species of Mesochria.

Mesorhaga pseudolacrymans[215]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Bickel in Bickel & Solórzano Kraemer

Miocene

  Mexico

A long-legged fly belonging to the subfamily Sciapodinae; a species of Mesorhaga.

Microphorites moravicus[236]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Tkoč, Nel & Prokop

Paleocene to the middle Eocene

Študlov amber

  Czech Republic

A member of Dolichopodidae, a species of Microphorites.

Mysteromyia[216]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A non-empidoid orthorrhaphan fly of uncertain phylogenetic placement. The type species is M. plumosa.

Nandeva pudens[237]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Giłka et al.

Early Eocene

Fushun amber

  China

A member of Chironomidae, possibly a member or a relative of Tanytarsini; a species of Nandeva.

Narcissomyia[216]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Stratiomyidae. The type species is N. bella.

Nealimyia[216]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Bombyliidae. The type species is N. evenhuisi.

Neoparentia chiapensis[215]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Bickel in Bickel & Solórzano Kraemer

Miocene

  Mexico

A long-legged fly belonging to the subfamily Sympycninae; a species of Neoparentia.

Normyia[216]

Gen. et 3 sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Stratiomyidae. The type species is N. woodleyi; genus also includes N. telescopica and N. longistyli.

Palaeostrobliella[217]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Fedotova & Perkovsky

Late Cretaceous (Santonian)

Taimyr amber

  Russia

A gall midge. Genus includes new species P. dmitrii.

Palaepangonius glossa[216]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Tabanomorpha of uncertain phylogenetic placement, probably a basal tabanomorph.

Peloropeodes paleomexicana[215]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Bickel in Bickel & Solórzano Kraemer

Miocene

  Mexico

A long-legged fly belonging to the subfamily Peloropeodinae; a species of Peloropeodes.

Pioneeria[216]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Bombyliidae. The type species is P. bombylia.

Procrocidium[216]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Bombyliidae. The type species is P. minutum.

Protoculicoides hispanicus[238]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Szadziewski & Arillo in Szadziewski et al.

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

  Spain

A biting midge. Originally described as a species of Protoculicoides; Borkent (2019) transferred this species to the genus Atriculicoides.[239]

Protoculicoides sanjusti[238]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Szadziewski & Arillo in Szadziewski et al.

Early Cretaceous (Albian)

  Spain

A biting midge. Originally described as a species of Protoculicoides; Borkent (2019) transferred this species to the genus Atriculicoides.[239]

Psectrosciara fossilis[240]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Nel & Coty

Late Oligocene-middle Miocene

  Mexico

A member of Scatopsidae; a species of Psectrosciara.

Pseudaenigmatias[213]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid[214]

Brown

Eocene

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Phoridae found in Baltic amber. The type species is Pseudaenigmatias ctenitibia.

Pseudorhagio[241]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Zhang, Zhang & Wang

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Tabanomorpha of uncertain phylogenetic placement. The type species is P. zhangi.

Rheotanytarsus hoffeinsorum[242]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Giłka, Zakrzewska & Krzemiński in Zakrzewska, Krzemiński & Giłka

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Gdańsk Bay coast)

A species of Rheotanytarsus.

Rovnodiplosis[243]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Perkovsky & Fedotova

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A gall midge. Genus includes new species R. eduardi.

Simuliites yantardakh[244]

Sp. nov

Valid

Perkovsky & Sukhomlin

Late Cretaceous

Taimyr amber

  Russia

A black fly.

Stempellinella fibra[242]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Giłka, Zakrzewska & Krzemiński in Zakrzewska, Krzemiński & Giłka

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Gdańsk Bay coast)

A species of Stempellinella.

Symphoromyia eocenica[245]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Nel, Perreau & Doitteau

Early Eocene

Oise amber

  France

A species of Symphoromyia.

Tabanipriscus[216]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A horse-fly (Tabanidae). The type species is T. transitivus.

Tanytarsus crocota[242]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Giłka, Zakrzewska & Krzemiński in Zakrzewska, Krzemiński & Giłka

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Gdańsk Bay coast)

A species of Tanytarsus.

Tethepomyia coxa[216]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Grimaldi

Cretaceous (late Albian–early Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Archisargoidea belonging to the family Tethepomyiidae.

Toxorhina (Ceratocheilus) mexicana[232]

Sp. nov.

Valid

Kopeć, Kania & Krzemiński

Early Miocene

  Mexico

A species of Toxorhina.

Yantardakhiella[217]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Fedotova & Perkovsky

Late Cretaceous (Santonian)

Taimyr amber

  Russia

A gall midge. Genus includes new species Y. pusilla.

Zhenia[246][247]

Gen. et sp. nov.

Valid

Zhang et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Eremochaetidae. The type species is Zhenia xiai.

Zherikhiniella[217]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Fedotova & Perkovsky

Late Cretaceous (Santonian)

Taimyr amber

  Russia

A gall midge. Genus includes new species Z. pedicellata.

EmbiopteraEdit

Name Novelty Status Authors Age Unit Location Notes Images

Atmetoclothoda[248]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Engel & Huang in Engel et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

  Myanmar

A webspinner belonging to the family Clothodidae. The type species is Atmetoclothoda orthotenes.

Litoclostes[248]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Engel & Huang in Engel et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

  Myanmar

A webspinner belonging to the family Oligotomidae. The type species is Litoclostes delicatus.

EphemeropteraEdit

Name Novelty Status Authors Age Unit Location Notes Images

Maccaffertium annae[249]

Sp. nov

Valid

Macadam & Ross

Miocene (Burdigalian)

  Mexico

A mayfly belonging to the family Heptageniidae, a species of Maccaffertium.

Siphloplecton gattolliati[250]

Sp. nov

Valid

Staniczek & Godunko

Eocene

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A mayfly belonging to the family Metretopodidae found in Baltic amber, a species of Siphloplecton.

Siphloplecton sartorii[250]

Sp. nov

Valid

Staniczek & Godunko

Eocene

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A mayfly belonging to the family Metretopodidae found in Baltic amber, a species of Siphloplecton.

HemipteransEdit

Name Novelty Status Authors Age Unit Location Notes Images

Alavametra[251]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Sánchez-García & Nel in Sánchez-García, Arillo & Nel

Early Cretaceous (late Albian)

Utrillas Group

  Spain

A water measurer. The type species is Alavametra popovi.

Alumeda solorzanokraemerae[252]

Sp. nov

Valid

Popov

Miocene

  Mexico

A thread-legged bug belonging to the tribe Ploiariolini; a species of Alumeda.

Aradoleptus[253]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Heiss

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian-Turonian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Aradidae. The type species is A. birmanus.

Aradus hoffmanni[254]

Sp. nov

Valid

Heiss

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Aradidae, a species of Aradus.

Aradus stebnerae[254]

Sp. nov

Valid

Heiss

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Aradidae, a species of Aradus.

Archearadus elongatus[253]

Sp. nov

Valid

Heiss

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian-Turonian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Aradidae.

Argentinoscytina[255]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Lara & Wang

Late Triassic (Carnian)

Potrerillos Formation

  Argentina

A member of Scytinopteridae. The type species is Argentinoscytina clara.

Bolbossus[256]

Gen. et comb. et nom. nov

Valid

Gnezdilov & Bourgoin

Eocene

Baltic amber

  Russia
(Kaliningrad Oblast)

A member of Issidae. The type species is Issus bervoetsi Gnezdilov & Bourgoin (2016), which is a replacement name for the preoccupied Issus reticulatus Bervoets (1910).

Calisiomorpha[253]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Heiss

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian-Turonian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Aradidae. The type species is C. yuripopovi.

Calisiopsis azteca[257]

Sp. nov

Valid

Heiss

Miocene

  Mexico

A member of Aradidae belonging to the subfamily Calisiinae; a species of Calisiopsis.

Changirostrus[258]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Du, Yao & Ren in Du et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Pentatomomorpha. The type species is C. maculatus.

Chinchekoala[259]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Petrulevičius

Eocene (Ypresian)

  Argentina

A member of Pentatomoidea. The type species is C. qunita.

Crassiantenninus[258]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Du, Yao & Ren in Du et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Pentatomomorpha. The type species is C. minutus.

Crassicerus limpiduspterus[260]

Sp. nov

Valid

Tang, Yao & Ren

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Cimicoidea belonging to the family Vetanthocoridae, a species of Crassicerus.

Cylindrostethus gaudanti[261]

Sp. nov

Valid

Hartung et al.

Paleocene

  France

A member of Gerridae.

Cysteochila copal[262]

Sp. nov

Valid

Guilbert & Heiss

Uncertain (Pleistocene to sub-recent)

Madagascan Copal

  Madagascar

A member of Tinginae, a species of Cysteochila.

Daenerys[263]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Ryzhkova & Coram

Early Cretaceous

  United Kingdom

A member of Archegocimicidae. The type species is Daenerys khaleesi.

Dehiscensicoris[258]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Du, Yao & Ren in Du et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Pentatomomorpha. The type species is D. sanctus.

Duraznoscarta[255]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Lara & Wang

Late Triassic (Carnian)

Potrerillos Formation

  Argentina

A member of Eoscarterellidae. The type species is Duraznoscarta ramosa.

Ellenbergeria[253]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Heiss

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian-Turonian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Aradidae. The type species is E. oviventris.

Eoscartoides dmitryi[264]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lambkin

Triassic

  Australia

A member of Cicadomorpha belonging to the family Dysmorphoptilidae, a species of Eoscartoides.

Gelastocoris curiosus[265]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Brown

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A toad bug, a species of Gelastocoris.

Halonatusivena[266]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov

Valid

Du, Yao & Ren

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Pentatomomorpha belonging to the family Venicoridae. Genus includes H. shii and H. nervosus.

Hirtaprosbole[267]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Liu et al.

Middle Jurassic

Jiulongshan Formation

  China

A hairy cicada. The type species is Hirtaprosbole erromera.

Koonwarraphis[268]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Martin, Skidmore & Stilwell

Early Cretaceous

Koonwarra Fossil Bed

  Australia

A member of Tajmyraphidoidea. The type species is K. rotundafrons

Leptosaldinea[269]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Popov & Heiss

Cretaceous (Albian-Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Leptopodomorpha belonging to the family Leptopodidae. The type species is L. cobbeni.

Macrotettigarcta[270]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Chen & Wang

Middle-Late Jurassic

Daohugou Beds

  China

A hairy cicada. The type species is M. obesa.

Maculaprosbole[271]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Zheng, Chen & Wang

Middle Jurassic

Daohugou Beds

  China

A member of Tettigarctidae belonging to the subfamily Cicadoprosbolinae. The type species is M. zhengi.

Mesoscytina fistulae[272]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lambkin

Triassic

  Australia

A member of Scytinopteridae.

Mesoscytina magna[272]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lambkin

Triassic

  Australia

A member of Scytinopteridae.

Mesoscytina woodsi[272]

Sp. nov

Valid

Lambkin

Triassic

  Australia

A member of Scytinopteridae.

Minuticoris[258]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Du, Yao & Ren in Du et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Pentatomomorpha. The type species is M. brunneus.

Mortalia[263]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Ryzhkova & Coram

Early Cretaceous

  United Kingdom

A member of Archegocimicidae. The type species is Mortalia martini.

Nerthra bichelata[265]

Sp. nov

Valid

Poinar & Brown

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A toad bug, a species of Nerthra.

Phatnoma madagascariensis[262]

Sp. nov

Valid

Guilbert & Heiss

Uncertain (Pleistocene to sub-recent)

Madagascan Copal

  Madagascar

A member of Tingidae belonging to the subfamily Phatnominae, a species of Phatnoma.

Pingquanicoris[258]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Du, Yao & Ren in Du et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Pentatomomorpha. The type species is P. punctatus.

Protophyllotingis[273]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Heiss

Early Cretaceous

Crato Formation

  Brazil

A member of Aradidae belonging to the subfamily Mezirinae. Genus includes new species is P. magna.

Punctivetanthocoris[274]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Tang, Yao & Ren

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Cimicoidea belonging to the family Vetanthocoridae. The type species is P. pubens.

Quilnus rectinotus[275]

Sp. nov

Valid

Heiss

Eocene

Baltic amber

Europe (Baltic Sea coast)

A member of Aradidae.

Sanmai[276]

Gen. et 3 sp. nov

Valid

Chen, Zhang & Wang in Chen et al.

Late Middle–early Late Jurassic

Daohugou Beds

  China

A member of Tettigarctidae. The type species is S. kongi; genus also includes S. mengi and S. xuni.

Sinopalaeocossus amoenus[277]

Sp. nov

Valid

Chen, Zhang & Wang in Chen et al.

Middle Jurassic

Daohugou Beds

  China

A member of Palaeontinidae, a species of Sinopalaeocossus.

Snotra[278]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Szwedo & Drohojowska

Eocene (Lutetian)

  Poland

A whitefly found in Baltic amber. The type species is Snotra christelae.

Stannis[263]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Ryzhkova & Coram

Early Cretaceous

  United Kingdom

A member of Archegocimicidae. The type species is Stannis baratheon.

Taimyrocoris[279]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Popov

Late Cretaceous (Santonian)

Taimyr amber

  Russia

A member of Cimicomorpha. The type species is T. sukatshevae.

Tuthillia danielburckhardti[280]

Sp. nov

Valid

Drohojowska, Węgierek & Solórzano Kraemer

Miocene

  Mexico

A member of Psylloidea, a species of Tuthillia.

Tyrion[263]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov

Valid

Ryzhkova & Coram

Early Cretaceous

  United Kingdom

A member of Archegocimicidae. Genus includes Tyrion lannister and Tyrion cersei.

HymenopteransEdit

Name Novelty Status Authorship of new name Age Unit Location Notes Images

Abropelecinus tytthus[281]

Sp. nov

Valid

Guo et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Pelecinidae.

Aethotoma[282]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Gao et al.

Middle Jurassic (Bathonian-Callovian)

Jiulongshan Formation

  China

A member of Tenthredinoidea belonging to the family Xyelotomidae. The type species is A. aninomorpha.

Amboserphus[283]

Gen. et 3 sp. nov

Valid[284]

Li et al.

Early Cretaceous

Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Proctotrupoidea belonging to the family Mesoserphidae. The type species is A. tumidus; genus also includes new species A. beipiaoensis and A. dimidius.

Anoplius planeta[285]

Sp. nov

Valid

Rodriguez & Pitts in Rodriguez et al.

Early Miocene

  Dominican Republic

A pompiline spider wasp found in Dominican amber, a species of Anoplius.

Aphaenogaster dlusskyana[286]

Sp. nov

Valid

Radchenko & Perkovsky

Middle Eocene

Sakhalin amber

  Russia

An ant, a species of Aphaenogaster.

Apiciserphus[283]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid[284]

Li et al.

Middle Jurassic

Jiulongshan Formation

  China

A member of Proctotrupoidea belonging to the family Mesoserphidae. The type species is A. augustus.

Archaeorhyssalus[287]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Engel in Engel & Wang

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Braconidae belonging to the subfamily Protorhyssalinae. The type species is Archaeorhyssalus subsolanus.

Austroponera schneideri[288]

Sp. nov

Valid

Kaulfuss & Dlussky

Early Miocene

  New Zealand

An ant, a species of Austroponera.

Basiserphus[283]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov

Valid[284]

Li et al.

Middle Jurassic to Early Cretaceous

Jiulongshan Formation
Yixian Formation

  China

A member of Proctotrupoidea belonging to the family Mesoserphidae. The type species is B. loculatus; genus also includes new species B. longus.

Brachypelecinus[281]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Guo et al.

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Pelecinidae. The type species is B. euthyntus.

Brevilyda[289]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Wang & Rasnitsyn in Wang et al.

Middle Jurassic (late Callovian)

Jiulongshan Formation

  China

A sawfly. The type species is Brevilyda provecta.

Camelomecia[290]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Barden & Grimaldi

Cretaceous (ca. 99 mya)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

An ant. The type species is C. janovitzi.

Ceratomyrmex[291]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Perrichot, Wang & Engel

Cretaceous (ca. 99 mya)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

An ant belonging to the tribe Haidomyrmecini. The type species is C. ellenbergeri.

Choriserphus[283]

Gen. et 2 sp. nov

Valid[284]

Li et al.

Middle Jurassic

Jiulongshan Formation

  China

A member of Proctotrupoidea belonging to the family Mesoserphidae. The type species is C. bellus; genus also includes new species C. gigantus.

Cursoribythus[292]

Gen. et sp. nov

Valid

Cockx & McKellar

Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian)

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A member of Scolebythidae. The type species is C. silvestris.

Daohugoa rasnitsyni[293]

Sp. nov

Valid

Ding & Zhang in Ding, Zhang & Zhang

Middle-Late Jurassic

Daohugou Beds

  China

A sawfly belonging to the family Daohugoidae.

Diorhyssalus[294]

Gen. et comb. nov

Valid

Engel

Late Cretaceous (Campanian)

  Canada

A member of Braconidae; a new genus for "Diospilus" allani Brues (1937).

Eocenomyrma breviscapa[295]

Sp. nov

Valid

Radchenko & Dlussky

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A myrmecinae ant.

Eocenomyrma ukrainica[295]

Sp. nov

Valid

Radchenko & Dlussky

Late Eocene

Rovno amber

  Ukraine

A myrmecinae ant.

Gerontoformica contegus[290]

Comb. nov

valid

(Barden & Grimaldi)

Earliest Cenomanian

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A stem group ant.

Gerontoformica gracilis[290]

Comb. nov

valid

(Barden & Grimaldi)

Earliest Cenomanian

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A stem group ant.

Gerontoformica magnus[290]

Comb. nov

valid

(Barden & Grimaldi)

Earliest Cenomanian

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A stem group ant.

Gerontoformica maraudera[290]

Sp. nov

Valid

Barden & Grimaldi

Earliest Cenomanian

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A stem group ant

Gerontoformica occidentalis[290]

Comb. nov

valid

(Perrichot et al.)

Latest Albian - Earliest Cenomanian

Charentese amber

  France

A stem group ant.

Gerontoformica orientalis[290]

Comb. nov

valid

(Engel & Grimaldi)

Earliest Cenomanian

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A stem group ant.

Gerontoformica pilosus[290]

Comb. nov

valid

(Barden & Grimaldi)

Earliest Cenomanian

Burmese amber

  Myanmar

A stem group ant.

Gerontoformica robustus[290]

Comb. nov

valid

(Barden & Grimaldi)

Earliest Cenomanian

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