Glaesotropis (Glaesotropis) minor Gratshev and Zherikhin 1995 (fungus weevil)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Anthribidae

Alternative combination: Glaesotropis minor

Full reference: V. G. Gratshev and V. V. Zherikhin. 1995. A new anthribid genus from the Baltic amber (Insecta: Coleoptera, Anthribidae). Mitteilungen aus dem Geologisch-Paläontologischen Institut der Universität Hamburg 78:149-157

Belongs to Glaesotropis (Glaesotropis) according to A. A. Legalov 2015

See also Gratshev and Zherikhin 1995

Sister taxa: Glaesotropis (Glaesotropis) diadiasashai, Glaesotropis (Glaesotropis) gusakovi, Glaesotropis (Glaesotropis) succiniferus, Glaesotropis (Glaesotropis) weitschati

Type specimen: PIN 964/801, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Yantarnyi village (PIN collection 964), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Eocene of the Russian Federation (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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