Insecta, Order Hemiptera
Time: Lower Cretaceous Late Aptian-Cenomanian (108-92 million years
mm (with antennae)
Site: Crato Formation, Nova Olinda Member, Ceara, Brazil
Crato Formation fossil insect is a member of the true bugs. The
Hemipterans possess a stylet by which they secure their food by
piercing the skin of other insects or plants to suck fluids.