Hister pitoni Théobald 1935 (clown beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Histeridae

Full reference: N. Théobald. 1935. Taxonomic names, in La faune entomologique des gisements Mio-Pliocènes du Massif Central. Revue des Sciences Naturelles d'Auvergne (N. S.) 1:65-104

Belongs to Hister according to N. Théobald 1935

Sister taxa: Hister aemulus, Hister antiquus, Hister coprolithorum, Hister maculigerus, Hister marmoratus, Hister mastodontis, Hister morosus, Hister simplicisternus, Hister vetustus

Type specimen: MNHN.F.R07712, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Lake Chambon (Piton coll), which is in a Piacenzian crater lake diatomite/volcaniclastic in France.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Lake Chambon (Piton coll)

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