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Toxonotus comatus Poinar and Legalov 2016 (fungus weevil)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Anthribidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 344908

Full reference: G. Poinar and A. A. Legalov. 2016. New Anthribidae (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea) in Dominican and Mexican ambers. Palaeontologia Electronica 19(2.24A):1-38

Belongs to Toxonotus according to G. Poinar and A. A. Legalov 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PACO C-100, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (Poinar coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 4.30, elytron length 3.60