Cydnus pygmaeus Heer 1853 (burrowing bug)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Cydnidae

Alternative combination: Cydnopsis pygmaeus

Full reference: O. Heer. 1853. Die Insektenfauna der Tertiärgebilde von Oeningen und von Radoboj in Croatien. Dritte Theil: Rhynchoten 1-138

Belongs to Cydnus according to N. Theobald 1937

See also Förster 1891 and Heer 1853

Sister taxa: Cydnus acriscutatus, Cydnus archaicus, Cydnus armiger, Cydnus atavinus, Cydnus brevicollis, Cydnus brevicrassus, Cydnus cinctus, Cydnus cristatus, Cydnus dignus, Cydnus heeri, Cydnus maximus, Cydnus meunieri, Cydnus oeningensis, Cydnus parvus, Cydnus picatus, Cydnus sagittifer, Cydnus solutus, Cydnus tertiarius

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Oligocene of France (1 collection), Germany (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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