Micromalthus debilis LeConte 1878 (telephone pole beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Micromalthidae

Synonym: Micromalthus anansi Perkovsky 2007

Full reference: J. L. LeConte. 1878. Descriptions of new species, in The Coleoptera of Michigan. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 17:593-669

Belongs to Micromalthus according to T. Hörnschemeyer et al. 2010

See also LeConte 1878, Perkovsky 2007 and Rozen 1971

Sister taxa: Micromalthus eocenicus, Micromalthus priabonicus

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (2 collections), Mexico (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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