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Holcorobeus evittatus Zhang 1992 (scarab beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Scarabaeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 226808

Full reference: J. F. Zhang. 1992. Fossil Coleoptera from Laiyang, Shandong Province. Acta Entomologica Sinica 35:331-338

Belongs to Holcorobeus according to J. C. Neita-Moreno et al. 2019

Sister taxa: Holcorobeus (Holcorobeus), Holcorobeus atrosulcatus, Holcorobeus nigrovittatus, Holcorobeus vittatus

Type specimen: Shandong Mus L85307/8, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Maershan village, Laiyang, which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large siliciclastic in the Laiyang Formation of China.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body 7.50 x 3.50