Obrienia illaetabilis Zherikhin and Gratshev 1993 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Obrieniidae

Full reference: V. V. Zherikhin and V. G. Gratshev. 1993. Obrieniidae, fam. nov., the oldest Mesozoic weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionoidea). Paleontological Journal 27(1A):50-68

Belongs to Obrienia according to A. A. Legalov 2010

See also Zherikhin and Gratshev 1993

Sister taxa: Obrienia ingurgata, Obrienia kuscheli

Type specimen: PIN 2785/3725, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Madygen, PIN collection 2785, Dzhailoucho area, which is in a Carnian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Madygen Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Kyrgyzstan (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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