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Data for specimen record

Identification
Current: species †Burmadactylus grimaldii Heads, 2009
Historical: Bruntridactylus grimaldii; holotype of species †Burmadactylus grimaldii Heads, 2009; cited by Heads. 2009. A new pygmy mole cricket in Cretaceous amber from Burma (Orthoptera: Tridactylidae). Denisia. 26:75-82
Specimen
Basis of record: not specified
Counts: males 1
Depository: AMNH, New York City; catalog number Bu1452
Data source: not recorded
Other: no data
Locality
Indo-China, Myanmar: Katchin, Tanai Village, on Ledo Rd. 105 km NW Myitkyna; Cretaceous: mid-Cretaceous (Albian-Cenomanian) Burmese amber (not included in map)
Collecting event
[no data recorded]
Images      
(A) left lateral view of habitus; optical distortion of the metatibial apices is caused by curvature of the amber surface; scale bar 1.0 mm; (B) right dorsolateral view of the head, thorax and prothoracic leg; scale bar 0.5 mm; (C) left metatibia and apex of metafemur; scale bar 0.5 mm.
Sounds      
None
Ecological relationships      
None
 

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