Malmelater grossum Weyenbergh 1869

Insecta - Coleoptera - Schizophoridae

Alternative combinations: Elater grossus, Malmelater grossus

Full reference: H. Weyenbergh. 1869. Sur les Insectes fossiles du Calcaire Lithographique de la Bavière, qui se trouvent au Musée Teyler. Archives de Musée Teyler 2:1-48

Belongs to Malmelater according to A. G. Ponomarenko 1985

See also Handlirsch 1906 and Weyenbergh 1869

Sister taxa: Malmelater costeri, Malmelater priscus, Malmelater teyleri

Type specimen: TM 6512, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Solnhofen (Teyler Museum Collection), which is in a Tithonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Solnhofen Formation of Germany.

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Germany (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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