Agabus perditus Scudder 1900 (predaceous diving beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Dytiscidae

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1900. Canadian fossil insects, 4. Additions to the coleopterous fauna of the interglacial clays of the Toronto district. Geological Survey of Canada Contributions to Canadian Palaeontology 2(2):67-90

Belongs to Agabus according to S. H. Scudder 1900

Sister taxa: Agabus affinis, Agabus anthracinus, Agabus arcticus, Agabus bifarius, Agabus bipustulatus, Agabus charon, Agabus clavicornis, Agabus congener, Agabus congeneroides, Agabus corticeus, Agabus florissantensis, Agabus hochi, Agabus infuscatus, Agabus latus, Agabus lithax, Agabus nebulosus, Agabus niedzwiedzkii, Agabus optatus, Agabus parvulus, Agabus praelugens, Agabus rathbuni, Agabus reductus, Agabus reitteri, Agabus savagei, Agabus sturmii

Type specimen: Its type locality is Scarborough Bluffs (Coleman collection), which is in a Pleistocene lacustrine deltaic siltstone in the Scarborough Formation of Canada

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Scarborough Bluffs (Coleman collection)

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