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Slonik sibiricus Zherikhin 1977 (New York weevil)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Ithyceridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 214330

Full reference: V. V. Zherikhin. 1977. Families Attelabidae, Curculionidae, in in Mezozoiskie zhestkokryiye [Mesozoic Coleoptera]. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta 161:176-182

Belongs to Slonik according to A. A. Legalov 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 1989/2938, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baissa (PIN collection 1989), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large siltstone/marl in the Zaza Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 3.10, elytron length 2.00