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Mesoderus Prokin and Ren 2010 (predaceous diving beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Dytiscidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 193437

Full reference: A. A. Prokin and D. Ren. 2010. New Mesozoic diving beetles (Coleoptera, Dytiscidae) from China. Paleontological Journal 44(5):526-533

Parent taxon: Mesoderini according to A. A. Prokin et al. 2013

Sister taxon: Mesodytes

Subtaxa: Mesoderus magnus, Mesoderus ovatus, Mesoderus punctatus, Mesoderus ventralis

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer