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†tribe Cretogeotrupini Nikolajev 1996 (earth-boring dung beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Geotrupidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 229775

Alternative spelling: Cretogeotrupinae

Full reference: G. V. Nikolajev. 1996. Lamellicorn beetle species (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae) with multistriate elytra from the Lower Cretaceous Baisa locality, Transbaikalia. Paleontological Journal 30:217-224

Parent taxon: Geotrupinae according to P. Bouchard et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Geotrupini, Geotrupoides, Lithogeotrupes, Parageotrupes

Subtaxa: Cretogeotrupes

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Type: Cretogeotrupes

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