Anacaena paleodominica Fikacek and Engel 2011 (water scavenger beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Hydrophilidae

Full reference: M. Fikacek and M. S. Engel. 2011. An aquatic water scavenger beetle in early Miocene amber from the Dominican Republic (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Annales Zoologici 61(4):621-628

Belongs to Anacaena according to M. Fikacek and M. S. Engel 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH DR-10-778, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (AMNH coll)

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