Hymenoptera

  • Fossil insect
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History - Photography Division
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: Fossil insect, from Fossil Lake, Wyoming.
  • Wasps
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History - Photography Division
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: Wasps from the 18-inch layer of FBM Locality A. Top left) A ?flower wasp?, family Scoliidae, with a body length of 35 millimeters (specimen is FMNH PE60851). Top right) An unknown variety of wasp, with a body length of 25 millimeters (specimen is FMNH PE60849). Bottom) Part and counterpart split of an unknown variety of wasp with a body length of 20 millimeters (specimen is FMNH PE60938a and b).
Catalog Number: PE 60849
Taxonomic Name: Hymenoptera
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Period: Paleogene
Earliest Epoch: Eocene
Formation: Green River
Member: Fossil Butte
Coordinates Available?: Yes
EMu IRN: 2863069
Occurrence ID: bb6946c5-9b99-4174-a73b-9c4fe0b52782

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