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Brachyelatus marthae wasp in amber

Brachyelatus marthae wasp in amber

An entomologist examining wasp specimens in fossilized amber from the Eocene (34–55 million years ago) has identified them as a new species, Brachyelatus marthae, and the first fossil specimens from the chalcid wasp subfamily Chrysolampinae. (Photo by Roger Burks, originally published in Burks et al 2019, Insect Systematics and Diversity)

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