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Graciolacon aeternus Dolin 1980 (click beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Elateridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 291457

Full reference: V. G. Dolin. 1980. Fossil click-beetles (Coleoptera, Elateridae) from the Upper Jurassic of Karatau. Fossil insects of the Mesozoic 17-81

Belongs to Graciolacon according to R. Kundrata et al. 2020

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 965/39, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Galkino, East Karatau (PIN collection 965), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large siltstone in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan.

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Average measurements (in mm): body 6.50 x 1.70, elytron length 4.50