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Mycetobiine woodgnats (Diptera, Anisopodidae) from the Oligo-Miocene amber of the Dominican Republic, and Old World affinities. American Museum novitates ; no. 3014

@inproceedings{Grimaldi1991MycetobiineW,
  title={Mycetobiine woodgnats (Diptera, Anisopodidae) from the Oligo-Miocene amber of the Dominican Republic, and Old World affinities. American Museum novitates ; no. 3014},
  author={David A. Grimaldi},
  year={1991}
}
Four new species ofAnisopodidae are described from the upper Oligocene-lower Miocene amber of the Dominican Republic, Hispaniola: Valeseguya disjuncta, Mycetobia antillea, Mycetobia cryptambra, and Mesochria neotropica. The amber specimens ofMycetobia Meigen represent the first record of the genus for the Greater Antilles. A remarkable amber piece contains 2 pupal exuviae and an adult female of an unidentified Mycetobia species; the pupae are typical of living Mycetobia. Most intriguing are the… 
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