Previously unknown flea genus and species discovered in fossilized dominican amber

IMAGE: This is a lateral view of Atopopsyllus cionus.
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Credit: George Poinar, Jr.

Dr. George Poinar, Jr., an entomologist from Oregon State University, has found a fossilized flea the like of which he has never seen. Its basic characteristics are …
Source: Previously unknown flea genus and species discovered in fossilized dominican amber

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