50 million-year-old fossil assassin bug has unusually well-preserved genitalia

Editor’s notes:

To reach Sam Heads, email swheads@illinois.edu.
To reach Daniel Swanson, email drswanny@gmail.com.

The paper “A new remarkably preserved fossil assassin bug (Insecta, Heteroptera, Reduviidae) from the Eocene Green River Formation of Colorado” is available online and from the U. of I. News Bureau.

DOI: 10.1002/spp2.1349

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