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Anelaphus extinctus Wickham 1914 (longhorned beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cerambycidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 295574

Alternative combination: Elaphidion extinctum

Full reference: H. F. Wickham. 1914. New Miocene Coleoptera from Florissant. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard College 53:423-494

Belongs to Anelaphus according to E. G. Linsley 1942

Sister taxon: Anelaphus velteni

Type specimen: MCZ 2582/3, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 11.3, elytron length 6.45