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Cacomorphocerus cerambyx Schaufuss 1891 (soldier beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cantharidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 262717

Full reference: C. Schaufuss. 1891. Preussens Bernstein-Käfer. Neue Formen aus der Helm'schen Sammlung im Danziger Provinzialmuseum. Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift 36:53-64

Belongs to Cacomorphocerus according to F. Fanti 2017

Sister taxa: Cacomorphocerus bentifabrici, Cacomorphocerus jantaricus, Cacomorphocerus madseni, Cacomorphocerus wiszniewskii

Type specimen: Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Danziger Naturkundemuseum Helm collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in Poland

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body 6.00 x 2.00