PaleoDB taxon number: 230408
Full reference: G. V. Nikolayev. 1993. The taxonomic placement in the subfamily Aphodiinae (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae) of the new genus of Lower Cretaceous scarab beetles from Transbaykal. Paleontological Journal 27(1A):1-8
Sister taxon: Cretaegialia aphodiiformis
Type specimen: PIN 3064/867, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baissa (PIN collection 3064, bed 15), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large marl/siltstone in the Zaza Formation of the Russian Federation.
Average measurements (in mm): body 6.30 x 2.30, elytron length 3.75