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Tachys haywardi Wickham 1913 (ground beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Carabidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 283304

Full reference: H. F. Wickham. 1913. Fossil Coleoptera from the Wilson Ranch near Florissant, Colorado. Bulletins from the Laboratory of Natural History of the State University of Iowa 6(4):3-29

Belongs to Tachys according to H. F. Wickham 1913

Sister taxon: Tachys bistriatus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Wilson Ranch, Florissant, which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large horizon in the Florissant Formation of Colorado

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 2.85