Zygadenia tuberculata Giebel 1856

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cupedidae

Alternative combination: Curculionites tuberculatus

Full reference: C. G. Giebel. 1856. Die Insecten und Spinnen der Vorwelt mit steter Ber├╝cksichtigung der lebenden Insekten und Spinnen. Die Fauna der Vorwelt 2:1-511

Belongs to Zygadenia according to E. A. Jarzembowski et al. 2015

See also Giebel 1856, Handlirsch 1906 and Ponomarenko 2006

Sister taxa: Zygadenia angliae, Zygadenia diazromerali, Zygadenia floodpagei, Zygadenia foersteri, Zygadenia giebeli, Zygadenia handlirschi, Zygadenia laiyangensis, Zygadenia lentus, Zygadenia liui, Zygadenia longicoxa, Zygadenia martinae, Zygadenia martinclosas, Zygadenia oculata, Zygadenia reticulatus, Zygadenia semen, Zygadenia sibirica, Zygadenia simpsoni, Zygadenia siniestri, Zygadenia sinitzae, Zygadenia tripartitus, Zygadenia tuanwangensis, Zygadenia viridis, Sinocupes validus

Type specimen: NHM, In. 11959, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Durlston Bay, Lower Purbeck, Swanage (Brodie coll.), which is in a Berriasian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal limestone in the Lulworth Formation of the United Kingdom.


• Cretaceous of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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