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Cretoserica latitibialis Nikolajev 1998 (scarab beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Scarabaeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 286275

Full reference: G. V. Nikolajev. 1998. Pleurostict lamellicorn beetles (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae) from the Lower Cretaceous of Transbaikalia. Paleontological Journal 32:513-520

Belongs to Cretoserica according to G. V. Nikolajev 2007

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 4210/714, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baissa (PIN collection 4210, layer 31), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large siltstone/marl in the Zaza Formation of the Russian Federation.

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Average measurements (in mm): elytron 5.50 x 2.20