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Scydmobisetia vetutissima Jaloszynski and Yamamoto 2016 (antlike stone beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Staphylinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 340495

Full reference: P. Jaloszynski and S. Yamamoto. 2016. Systematic palaeontology, in Scydmobisetia gen. nov., the first definite Glandulariini from Upper Cretaceous Burmese amber (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Scydmaeninae). Cretaceous Research 65:59-67

Belongs to Scydmobisetia according to P. Jaloszynski and E. Perkovsky 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH Bu-SY3, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Burmese amber (AMNH collection), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial amber in Myanmar.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 1.55, elytron length 0.880