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Ctenicerium blissus Westwood 1854 (jewel beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Buprestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 256728

Synonyms: Buprestium dardanus Westwood 1854 (no. 256730), Elater morrisi Giebel 1856 [objective synonym] (no. 317468)

Full reference: J. O. Westwood. 1854. Contributions to fossil entomology. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 10:378-396

Belongs to Ctenicerium according to A. Handlirsch 1906

Sister taxa: Ctenicerium gigas, Ctenicerium hylastes, Ctenicerium stygnus, Ctenicerium valgus

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Average measurements (in mm): elytron 10.0 x 2.5