Cretotaenia Ponomarenko 1977 (water scavenger beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera

Full reference: A. G. Ponomarenko. 1977. Suborder Adephaga, Polyphaga Incertae Sedis, Infraorder Staphyliniformia, in Mezozoiskie zhestkokryiye [Mesozoic Coleoptera]. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta 161:17-119

Parent taxon: Hydrophiloidea according to M. Fikacek et al. 2012

See also Ponomarenko 1977

Sister taxa: Epimetopidae, Georissidae, Helophoridae, Histeridae, Hydrochidae, Hydrophilidae, Hydrophilopsia, Laetopsia, Liadytidae, Parahygrobiidae, Sinosperchopsis, Spercheidae, Sphaeritidae, Synteliidae, Cretohisteridae

Subtaxa: Cretotaenia pallida

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Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Baissa (PIN collection 1989) (Cretaceous of Russian Federation)

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