Hesterniasca Zhang et al. 1992 (rove beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Staphylinidae

Full reference: J. F. Zhang, X. H. Wang, and G. Z. Xu. 1992. A new genus and two new species of fossil staphylinids (Coleoptera) from Laiyang, Shandong Province, China. Entomotaxonomia 14:277-281

Parent taxon: Tachyporinae according to C. Y. Cai et al. 2011

See also Herman 2001 and Zhang et al. 1992

Sister taxa: Abscondus, Acylophorus immotus, Cuneocharis, Mesotachinus, Mesotachyporus, Mycetoporini, Ryvkinius, Tachyporini, Tachyporoides, Undiatina

Subtaxa: Hesterniasca lata Hesterniasca obesa

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Type: Hesterniasca obesa

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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