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Protolucanus jurassicus Nikolajev 2007 (stag beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Lucanidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 315336

Full reference: G. V. Nikolajev. 2007. Mezozoyskiy Etap Evolyutsii Plastinchatousykh (Insecta: Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea) 1-222

Belongs to Protolucanus according to G. V. Nikolajev 2007

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 3145/2679, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Anda-Khuduk 2 well, Ushgiin-Nur Mountains (PIN collection 3145), which is in an Aptian terrestrial siliciclastic in the Anda-Khuduk Formation of Mongolia.

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Average measurements (in mm): body 11.8 x 2.1