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Corticarina palaeoparvula Reike 2012 (minute brown scavenger beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Latridiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 262674

Full reference: H. P. Reike. 2012. Neue Arten und Anmerkungen zu Latridiidae (Coleoptera) aus Baltischem Bernstein. Latridiidae 9:7-23

Belongs to Corticarina according to H. P. Reike et al. 2017

Sister taxon: Corticarina palaeominuta

Type specimen: Reike 06, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic amber, Reike collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

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Average measurements (in mm): body 1.56 x 0.72, elytron length 0.950