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The oldest representative of Helius Lepeletier & Serville 1828 (Diptera: Limoniidae) from Lebanese amber (Early Cretaceous)

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Helius lebanensis sp.n., the oldest representative of the genus Helius Lepeletier & Serville 1828 (Diptera: Limoniidae), from Lebanese amber (Early Cretaceous) is characterized, illustrated and described. A hypothesis of origin and evolution of the genus Helius with association with the Angiosperms is provided and discussed. A complete list of fossil limoniids belonging to Helius is given.

Affiliations: 1: aDepartment of Environmental Biology, University of Rzeszów, Zelwerowicza 4, 35-601 Rzeszów, Poland ; 2: b Institute of Biology, Pedagogical University of Kraków, Podbrzezie 3, 31-054 Kraków, Poland ; 3: c Lebanese University, Faculty of Sciences II, Department of Natural Sciences, Fanar–Matn P.O. Box 26110217, Lebanon


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