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Silphidium priscum Fritsch 1882 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 264907

Alternative combination: Silphites priscus

Full reference: A. Fritsch. 1882. Fossile Arthropoden aus der Steinkohlen und Kreidformation Bohmens. Beiträge zur Paläontologie und Geologie Österreich-Ungarns und des Orients 2:1-7

Belongs to Silphidium according to A. Handlirsch 1907

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Kounic, which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial shale in the Peruc-Korycany Formation of the Czech Republic

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Average measurements (in mm): elytron 20.0 x 7.0