Brochocoleus aphaleratus Ponomarenko 1969

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cupedidae

Alternative combination: Tetraphalerus aphaleratus

Full reference: A. G. Ponomarenko. 1969. Istoricheskoe Razvitie Zhestkokrylykh-Arkhostemat [Historical Development of the Archostomate Beetles]. Trudy Akademiya Nauk SSSR 125:1-240

Belongs to Brochocoleus according to A. G. Ponomarenko 1997

See also Ponomarenko 1969

Sister taxa: Brochocoleus alatus, Brochocoleus angustus, Brochocoleus applanatus, Brochocoleus caseyi, Brochocoleus cossyphus, Brochocoleus crowsonae, Brochocoleus impressus, Brochocoleus indibili, Brochocoleus keenani, Brochocoleus magnus, Brochocoleus maximus, Brochocoleus minor, Brochocoleus planus, Brochocoleus punctatus, Brochocoleus rostratus, Brochocoleus sulcatus, Brochocoleus tobini, Brochocoleus validus, Brochocoleus yangshuwanziensis, Brochocoleus zhiyuani

Type specimen: PIN 1059/74, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Kyzyl-Kiya (PIN collection 1059), which is in a Pliensbachian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in Kyrgyzstan.

Distribution: found only at Kyzyl-Kiya (PIN collection 1059)

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