Paralucanus mesozoicus Nikolajev 2000 (scarab beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Paralucanidae

Full reference: G. V. Nikolajev. 2000. New subfamily of the stag beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea: Lucanidae) from the Mesozoic of Mongolia, and its position in the system of the superfamily. Paleontological Journal 34(Suppl 3):S327-S330

Belongs to Paralucanus according to G. V. Nikolajev 2007

See also Nikolajev 2000

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 4270/1112, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Shar-Teg, outcrop 443/1 (PIN collection 4270), which is in a Tithonian lacustrine - large mudstone in the Sharteg Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Shar-Teg, outcrop 443/1 (PIN collection 4270)

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