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Tyrannasorus Ratcliffe and Ocampo 2001 (scavenger scarab beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Hybosoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 222667

Full reference: B. C. Ratcliffe and F. C. Ocampo. 2001. Tyrannasorus rex Ratcliffe and Ocampo, a new genus and species of miocene Hybosorid in amber from the Dominican Republic (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea: Hybosoridae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 55(3):351-355

Parent taxon: Hybosoridae according to B. C. Ratcliffe and F. C. Ocampo 2001

Sister taxa: Anaidinae, Ceratocanthinae, Coprologus, Crassisorus, Hybosorinae, Liparochrinae, Procoilodes, Pulcherhybosorus

Subtaxa: Tyrannasorus rex

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Type: Tyrannasorus rex

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