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Coleopteron aquaticus Brodie 1845 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 243881

Alternative combination: Laccophilus aquaticus

Full reference: P. B. Brodie. 1845. A History of the Fossil Insects in the Secondary Rocks of England Accompanied by a Particular Account of the Strata in which they Occur, and of the Circumstances Connected with their Preservation 1-130

Belongs to Coleopteron according to A. Handlirsch 1906

Sister taxa: Coleopteron antiquus, Coleopteron beyrichi, Coleopteron bractoides, Coleopteron harpalinus, Coleopteron lentissimus, Coleopteron rugosostriatus, Coleopteron semicrematus, Coleopteron sibiricus, Coleopteron spectabilis, Coleopteron striatus, Coleopteron studeri, Coleopteron troglodytes, Coleopteron vetustus, Coleopteron wittsi, Coleopteron zekelii

Type specimen: Its type locality is Hasfield, which is in a Rhaetian marine horizon in the United Kingdom

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Average measurements (in mm): elytron length 4.50