Macropunctum senckenbergi Tröster 1994 (click beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Elateridae

Full reference: G. Tröster. 1994. Neue Arten der Gattung Macropunctum (Insecta, Coleoptera, Elateridae) aus der Olschieferfazies der mitteleozänen Messelformation der Grube Messel bei Darmstadt. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 68:145-162

Belongs to Macropunctum according to T. Wappler 2003

See also Tröster 1994

Sister taxa: 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

Type specimen: SMF MeI 297, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Grube Messel Pit, grid square F11, 1.0 m above alpha, which is in a MP 11 crater lake claystone in the Messel Formation of Germany.



• Eocene of Germany (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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