A fossil species of the primitive mymarid genus <i>Borneomymar</i> (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) in Eocene Baltic amber

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Michael S. Engel
Ryan C. McKellar
John T. Huber

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A new fossil species of fairyfly (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Mymaridae) is described and figured from a well-preserved female in middle Eocene (Lutetian) Baltic amber as Borneomymar pankowskiorum Engel, McKellar, & Huber, new species.  This species represents the fourth genus from Baltic amber whose extant species now occur only in southeastern Asia, Australia and Madagascar.

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