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Protocerapterus primigenius Wasmann 1926 (ant nest beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Carabidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 233007

Full reference: E. Wasmann. 1926. Die Paussidengattungen des baltischen Bernsteins. Zoologischer Anzeiger 68:25-30

Belongs to Protocerapterus according to P. Nagel 1987

Sister taxon: Protocerapterus incola

Type specimen: Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Berendt collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in Poland