Zygadenia martinae Jarzembowski et al. 2015 (reticulated beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cupedidae

Full reference: E. A. Jarzembowski, B. Wang, H. C. Zhang and Y. Fang. 2015. Boring beetles are not necessarily dull: New notocupedins (Insecta: Coleoptera) from the Mesozoic of Eurasia and East Gondwana. Cretaceous Research 52:431-439

Belongs to Zygadenia according to E. A. Jarzembowski et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Zygadenia angliae, Zygadenia diazromerali, Zygadenia floodpagei, Zygadenia foersteri, Zygadenia giebeli, Zygadenia handlirschi, Zygadenia laiyangensis, Zygadenia lentus, Zygadenia liui, Zygadenia longicoxa, Zygadenia martinclosas, Zygadenia oculata, Zygadenia reticulatus, Zygadenia semen, Zygadenia sibirica, Zygadenia simpsoni, Zygadenia siniestri, Zygadenia sinitzae, Zygadenia tripartitus, Zygadenia tuanwangensis, Zygadenia tuberculata, Zygadenia viridis, Sinocupes validus

Type specimen: WAM 08.173, an elytra. Its type locality is Mintaja 1 outcrop, Hill River region, which is in a Toarcian interdistributary bay siltstone in the Cattamarra Coal Measures Formation of Australia.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Mintaja 1 outcrop, Hill River region

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