Taldycupes lidgettoniensis Ponomarenko 2005 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Taldycupedidae

Full reference: A. G. Ponomarenko. 2005. Taxonomy, in New beetles (Insecta: Coleoptera) from the Late Permian of South Africa. African Invertebrates 46:253-260

Belongs to Taldycupes according to A. G. Ponomarenko 2005

Sister taxa: Taldycupes africanus, Taldycupes bergi, Taldycupes cellulosus, Taldycupes khalfini, Taldycupes moltshanovi, Taldycupes pingi, Taldycupes reticulatus, Taldycupes rosanovi, Taldycupes vasuchitshevi

Type specimen: NMSA 2505, an elytra. Its type locality is Lidgetton (Lid 111), which is in a Changhsingian delta plain shale in the Estcourt Formation of South Africa.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Lidgetton (Lid 111)

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