Moltenocupes townrowi Zeuner 1960 (reticulated beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cupedidae

Full reference: F. E. Zeuner. 1960. A Triassic insect fauna from the Molteno beds of South Africa. XI Internationaler Kongress für Entomologie, Verhandlungen 1:304-306

Belongs to Moltenocupes according to E. F. Riek 1974

See also Zeuner 1960

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH In 59334, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Burnera Water Fall, upper Umkomaas, which is in a Carnian wet floodplain siliciclastic in the Molteno Formation of South Africa.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of South Africa (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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