Eoplatypus jordali Peris et al. 2017 (ambrosia beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Curculionidae

Full reference: D. Peris, M. M. Solórzano Kraemer, S. M. Smith and A. I. Cognato. 2017. Eoplatypus jordali gen.n. et sp.n., the first described Platypodinae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) from Baltic amber. Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny 75:185-194

Belongs to Eoplatypus according to A. A. Legalov 2019

See also Peris et al. 2017

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SMF Be2548, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Senckenberg Frankfurt (SMF) collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Baltic Amber, Senckenberg Frankfurt (SMF) collection

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