Full reference: S. Podenas and G. O. Poinar. 2001. New crane flies (Diptera: Tipulidae, Limoniidae) from Dominican and Mexican amber. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 103(4):863-878
Sister taxon: Geranomyia unicolor
Type specimen: D-7-39B, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (Poinar coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.