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Rhysosternum punctatolineatum Piton 1940 (snout beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Curculionidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 205345

Full reference: L. Piton. 1940. Paléontologie du Gisement Éocéne de Menat (Puy-de-Dôme) (Flore et Faune) 1-303

Belongs to Rhysosternum according to L. Piton 1940

Sister taxa: Rhysosternum aeternabile, Rhysosternum longirostre

Type specimen: Coll. Piton 46, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Menat (Piton collection), which is in a Thanetian crater lake diatomite in the Menat Formation of France.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 4.50, elytron length 2.90