Mesocinetus mongolicus Ponomarenko 1986 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Mesocinetidae

Full reference: A. G. Ponomarenko. 1986. Beetles. Scarabaeida (=Coleoptera), in Nasekomye v rannemelovykh ekosistemakh zapadnoy Mongolii. The Joint Soviet-Mongolian Palaeontological Expedition 28:84-105

Belongs to Mesocinetus according to A. G. Kirejtshuk and A. G. Ponomarenko 2010

See also Ponomarenko 1986

Sister taxa: Mesocinetus aequalis, Mesocinetus angustitibialis, Mesocinetus elumbis, Mesocinetus ovatus, Mesocinetus subjectus

Type specimen: PIN 3149/1028, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Gurvan-Ereny-Nuruu (Outcrop 236/29), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large shale/sandstone in the Gurvan-Eren Formation of Mongolia.



• Cretaceous of Mongolia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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