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Anthrenus (Nathrenus) electron Háva et al. 2006 (skin beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Dermestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 279264

Alternative combination: Anthrenus electron

Full reference: J. Háva, J. Prokop, and M. Kadej. 2006. New fossil dermestid beetles (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) from the Baltic amber – II. Studies and Reports of District Museum Prague-East, Taxonomical Series 2:65-68

Belongs to Anthrenus (Nathrenus) according to J. Háva 2014

Sister taxa: Anthrenus (Nathrenus) ambericus, Anthrenus (Nathrenus) groehni, Anthrenus (Nathrenus) kerneggeri

Type specimen: MZ 3209, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber (Museum Ziemi collection), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in Poland.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 2.30, elytra width 1.20