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Prochrysomela jurassica Oppenheim 1888 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 256395

Alternative combination: Chrysomelites jurassicus

Full reference: P. Oppenheim. 1888. Die Insectenwelt des lithographischen Scheifers in Bayern. Palaeontographica 35:215-254

Belongs to Prochrysomela according to A. Handlirsch 1906

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Solnhofen (BSPGM Munich coll), which is in a Tithonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Solnhofen Formation of Germany

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 8.50