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Pelidnotites atavus Cockerell 1920 (scarab beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Scarabaeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 260336

Full reference: T. D. A. Cockerell. 1920. Fossil arthropods in the British Museum, II. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Ninth Series 5:455-463

Belongs to Pelidnotites according to T. D. A. Cockerell 1920

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH In. 19004, an elytra. Its type locality is Bagshot Beds, Bournemouth (BMNH), which is in a Lutetian pond claystone in the Poole Formation of the United Kingdom.

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Average measurements (in mm): elytron length 18.0