Macropunctum Tröster 1991 (click beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Elateridae

Full reference: G. Tröster. 1991. Eine neue Gattung der Elateridae (Insecta: Coleoptera) Macropunctum gen. n. aus der Messel-Formation des unteren Mittel-Eozän der Fundstätte Messel. Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg 139:99-117

Parent taxon: Agrypnini according to T. Wappler 2003

See also Tröster 1991, Tröster 1994 and Tröster 1999

Sister taxa: Adelocera, Ageratus, Agrypnus, Compsoderus, Lacon, Lanelater, Litholacon

Subtaxa: Macropunctum angulosum Macropunctum angulosum Macropunctum angustiscutellum Macropunctum densipunctum Macropunctum eckfeldi Macropunctum eocaenicum Macropunctum latiscutellum Macropunctum messelense Macropunctum meunieri Macropunctum minutum Macropunctum promptum Macropunctum rebugense Macropunctum rossi Macropunctum senckenbergi

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Type: Macropunctum messelensis

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Eocene of Germany (24 collections), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 25 collections including 38 occurrences

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