Heterogaster famosus Förster 1891 (milkweed bug)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Lygaeidae

Full reference: B. Förster. 1891. Die Insekten der "Plattigen Steinmergels" von Brunstatt. Abhandlungen zur Geologischen Specialkarte von Elsass-Lothringen, Band 3 1:335-593

Belongs to Heterogaster according to B. Förster 1891

Sister taxa: Heterogaster antiquus, Heterogaster breviscutatus, Heterogaster pumilio, Heterogaster radobojanus, Heterogaster redivivus, Heterogaster sundgoviensis, Heterogaster tristis, Heterogaster troglodytes

Type specimen: Its type locality is Brunstatt, horizon d2, which is in an Oligocene lacustrine - large marl in France

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Brunstatt, horizon d2

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