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Wuchangicarabus latus Hong 1985 (ground beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Carabidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 295894

Full reference: Y. C. Hong. 1985. Early Jurassic fossil insects from Daye of Hubei Province. Professional Papers of Stratigraphy and Palaeontology 15:181-187

Belongs to Wuchangicarabus according to Y. C. Hong 1985

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Beijing Museum of Natural History H34, an elytra. Its type locality is TJ208, Layer 14, Jinshandian, Daye County, which is in a Toarcian terrestrial shale in the Wuchang Formation of China.


Average measurements (in mm): elytron 5.50 x 3.20