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Escheria punctulata Förster 1891 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 207200

Full reference: B. Förster. 1891. Die Insekten der "Plattigen Steinmergels" von Brunstatt. Abhandlungen zur Geologischen Specialkarte von Elsass-Lothringen, Band 3 1:335-593

Belongs to Polyphaga according to M. Fiká?ek et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Angarolarva, Bostrichiformia, Bostrychiformia, Cryptophagites, Cucujiformia, Derodontiformia, Elateriformia, Elmadulescens, Escheria crassipunctata, Escheria dimidiata, Eucinetiformia, Jingxidiscus, Larvula, Limnius perrini, Melanocantharis, Mesosperchus notatus, Mormolucoides, Peltosynidae, Plastelater, Polysitum, Potamophilites, Ranis, Rhysopsalis, Scarabaeiformia, Sphaerocantharis, Staphyliniformia, Syntomopterus, Tomocoleites

Type specimen: Its type locality is Brunstatt, horizon d4, which is in an Oligocene lacustrine - large marl in France

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body 5.00 x 1.20, elytron length 4.00