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Karanthribus primitivus Legalov 2011 (fungus weevil)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Anthribidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 207125

Full reference: A. A. Legalov. 2011. The first record of anthribid beetle from the Jurassic of Kazakhstan (Coleoptera: Anthribidae). Paleontological Journal 45(6):629-633

Belongs to Karanthribus according to A. A. Legalov 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 2997/2124, an exoskeleton (complete beetle). Its type locality is Karatau-Mikhailovka (PIN collection 2997), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large siltstone in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 4.00, elytron 3.40 x 0.80