Orchesia (Orchestera) canaliculata Alekseev and Bukejs 2015

Insecta - Coleoptera - Melandryidae

Alternative combination: Orchesia canaliculata

Full reference: V. I. Alekseev and A. Bukejs. 2015. A new species of the genus Orchesia Latreille (Coleoptera: Melandryidae) from Baltic amber with a key to species described from fossil resins. Zootaxa 3947:590-596

Belongs to Orchesia (Orchestera) according to V. I. Alekseev and A. Bukejs 2015

See also Bukejs and Alekseev 2015

Sister taxa: Orchesia (Orchestera) rasnitzyni, Orchesia (Orchestera) turkini

Type specimen: AWI-055, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber (Alekseev coll), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Distribution: found only at Baltic Amber (Alekseev coll)

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