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Venablesia colluvium Britton 1960 (spider beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Ptinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 231174

Full reference: E. B. Britton. 1960. Beetles from the London Clay (Eocene) of Bognor Regis, Sussex. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Geology 4(2):27-50

Belongs to Venablesia according to A. Bukejs and V. I. Alekseev 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH In.49102, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Bognor Regis beach, which is in a Ypresian marine claystone in the London Clay Formation of the United Kingdom.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 4.00