Lithocupes Ponomarenko 1966 (reticulated beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cupedidae

Full reference: A. G. Ponomarenko. 1966. Zhuki semeystva Cupedidae iz nizhnego Triasa sredney Azii. Paleontologicheskii Zhurnal 1966(4):47-68

Parent taxon: Ommatinae according to A. G. Kirejtshuk 2020

See also Carpenter 1992, Ponomarenko 1966, Ponomarenko 1969 and Tan et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Allophalerus, Blapsium, Brochocoleini, Brochocoleus, Bukhkalius, Burmocoleus, Cionocoleus, Cionocups, Clessidromma, Clessidrommatini, Diluticupes, Echinocups, Eurydictyon, Jarzembowskiops, Liassocupes, Lithocupedini, Monticupes, Notocupedini, Notocupoides, Odontomma, Omma, Ommatini, Paraodontomma, Pareuryomma, Polyakius, Pronotocupedini, Rhabdocupes, Rhopalomma, Stegocoleus, Tetraphalerini, Tetraphalerites, Tetraphalerus, Tetraphalerus brevicapitis, Zygadenia

Subtaxa: Lithocupes gigas Lithocupes incertus Lithocupes punctatus

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Type: Lithocupes incertus

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Kyrgyzstan (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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