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Cavicarabus lucensus Hong 1985 (ground beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Carabidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 295896

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 Cavicarabus according to Y. C. Hong 1985

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Beijing Museum of Natural History H16, an elytra. Its type locality is TJ201, Layer 5, Jinshandian, Daye County, which is in a Toarcian terrestrial shale in the Wuchang Formation of China.

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Average measurements (in mm): elytron 3.50 x 1.50