Heterogaster breviscutatus Theobald 1937 (milkweed bug)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Lygaeidae

Full reference: N. Theobald. 1937. Les insectes fossiles des terrains oligocènes de France. Bulletin Mensuel (Mémoires) de la Société des Sciences de Nancy 1:1-473

Belongs to Heterogaster according to N. Theobald 1937

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

Type specimen: Coll Fliche F 184, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Céreste (Nancy coll), which is in a Chattian lacustrine carbonate in France.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Céreste (Nancy coll)

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