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Palaeosilpha fraasii Flach 1890 (carrion beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Silphidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 285185

Full reference: K. Flach. 1890. Ueber zwei fossile Silphiden (Coleoptera) aus den Phosphoriten von Caylux. Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 1890:105-109

Belongs to Palaeosilpha according to K. Flach 1890

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Caylux, which is in a Chattian fissure fill phosphorite in France

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body 15.8 x 4.8