Rhopalomma stefaniae 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

Belongs to Rhopalomma according to A. G. Kirejtshuk 2020

See also Ashman et al. 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AM F.139992(3), an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Talbragar Fossil Fish Bed (AM collection), which is in a Tithonian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in Australia.

Ecology:

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

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