Notocupes homorus Lin 1986 (reticulated beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cupedidae

Alternative combination: Conexicoxa homora

Full reference: Q. B. Lin. 1986. Early Mesozoic fossil insects from South China. Palaeontologia Sinica, Series B 170:1-112

Belongs to Notocupes according to A. G. Ponomarenko et al. 2012

See also Lin 1986

Sister taxa: Notocupes brachycephalus, Notocupes caducus, Notocupes caudatus, Notocupes cellulosus, Notocupes crassus, Notocupes dischides, Notocupes dundulaensis, Notocupes elegans, Notocupes excellens, Notocupes exiguus, Notocupes issykkulensis, Notocupes khasurtyiensis, Notocupes khetanensis, Notocupes kirghizicus, Notocupes lapidarius, Notocupes laticella, Notocupes latus, Notocupes lini, Notocupes longicollis, Notocupes ludongensis, Notocupes mongolicus, Notocupes multituberatus, Notocupes nigrimonticola, Notocupes oxypygus, Notocupes patulus, Notocupes picturatus, Notocupes pingi, Notocupes pulcher, Notocupes rostratus, Notocupes sogutensis, Notocupes tenuis, Notocupes undatabdominus, Notocupes vitimensis

Type specimen: NIGP 70058, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is KHG 181, Meitian, Yuanzhu, Lanshan County, which is in a Hettangian terrestrial mudstone in the Guanyintan Formation of China.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at KHG 181, Meitian, Yuanzhu, Lanshan County

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