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Family Bostrichidae Latreille 1802 (false powderpost beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 69386

Alternative spelling: Bostrychidae

Synonym: Lyctidae [replaced name] (taxon 69387)

Full reference: P. A. Latreille. 1802. Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière des Crustacés et des Insectes, Tome Troisième 1-467

Parent taxon: Bostrichoidea according to A. A. Legalov 2018

Sister taxa: Dermestidae, Endecatomidae, Ptinidae

Subtaxa: none

Type: Bostrichus

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