Cistelites insignis Heer 1865 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera

Full reference: O. Heer. 1865. Die Urwelt der Schweiz 1-622

Belongs to Cistelites according to J. Batelka et al. 2018

See also Handlirsch 1906, Heer 1865 and Scudder 1885

Sister taxa: Cistelites longipes, Cistelites minor, Cistelites punctulatus, Cistelites sachalinensis, Cistelites spectabilis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Insektenmergel, Schambelen, Aargau, which is in an Angulata offshore claystone in the Insektenmergel Formation of Switzerland


Distribution: found only at Insektenmergel, Schambelen, Aargau

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