Sinaesalus curvipes Nikolajev et al. 2011 (stag beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Lucanidae

Full reference: G. V. Nikolajev, B. Wang, Y. Liu and H. C. Zhang. 2011. Stag beetles from the Mesozoic of Inner Mongolia, China (Scarabaeoidea: Lucanidae). Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 50:41-47

Belongs to Sinaesalus according to G. V. Nikolajev et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Sinaesalus longipes, Sinaesalus tenuipes

Type specimen: NIGP 152460, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Yangshuwanzi, Ningcheng County (NIGP collection), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large mudstone in the Yixian Formation of China.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Yangshuwanzi, Ningcheng County (NIGP collection)

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