Kirghizocupes proporeius Ponomarenko 1969

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cupedidae

Alternative combination: Mesocupoides proporeius

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 Kirghizocupes according to A. G. Kirejtshuk et al. 2016

See also Ponomarenko 1969

Sister taxa: Kirghizocupes cellulosus, Kirghizocupes indistinctus

Type specimen: PIN 2240/3, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Madygen, PIN collection 2240, Dzhailoucho area, which is in a Carnian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Madygen Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

Distribution:

• Triassic of Kyrgyzstan (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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