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Notocupes multituberatus Lin 1980 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Ommatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 292252

Full reference: Q. B. Lin. 1980. Fossil insects from the Mesozoic of Zhejiang and Anhui provinces. Division and Correlation of the Mesozoic Volcano-Sedimentary Strata in Zhejiang and Anhui Provinces 211-234

Belongs to Notocupes according to Q. B. Lin 1980

Sister taxa: Notocupes brachycephalus, Notocupes caducus, Notocupes caudatus, Notocupes cellulosus, Notocupes crassus, Notocupes dischides, Notocupes dundulaensis, Notocupes elegans, Notocupes excellens, Notocupes exiguus, Notocupes homorus, Notocupes issykkulensis, Notocupes khetanensis, Notocupes kirghizicus, Notocupes lapidarius, Notocupes laticella, Notocupes latus, Notocupes lini, Notocupes longicollis, Notocupes ludongensis, Notocupes mongolicus, Notocupes neli, Notocupes nigrimonticola, Notocupes oxypygus, Notocupes patulus, Notocupes picturatus, Notocupes pingi, Notocupes pulcher, Notocupes rostratus, Notocupes sogutensis, Notocupes tenuis, Notocupes undatabdominus, Notocupes vitimensis

Type specimen: NIGP 38565, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is ZH269, Laozhu, Lishui, which is in an Aptian terrestrial siliciclastic in the Shouchang Formation of China.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Average measurements (in mm): body 19.0 x 6.0