Rhopalomma Ashman et al. 2015 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Ommatidae

Full reference: L. G. Ashman, R. G. Oberprieler, and A. 2015. Rhopalomma stefaniae gen. et sp. n., the first ommatid beetle from the Upper Jurassic in Australia (Coleoptera: Archostemata: Ommatidae). Zootaxa 3980:136-142

Parent taxon: Ommatinae according to A. G. Kirejtshuk 2020

See also Ashman et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Allophalerus, Blapsium, Brochocoleus, Burmocoleus, Cionocoleus, Clessidrommatini, Diluticupes, Echinocups, Eurydictyon, Jarzembowskiops, Liassocupes, Lithocupedini, Lithocupes, Monticupes, Notocupoides, Odontomma, Ommatini, Paraodontomma, Pareuryomma, Polyakius, Pronotocupedini, Stegocoleus, Tetraphalerini, Tetraphalerites, Tetraphalerus, Tetraphalerus brevicapitis

Subtaxa: Rhopalomma stefaniae

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Type: Rhopalomma stefaniae

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Talbragar Fossil Fish Bed (AM collection) (Jurassic of Australia)

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