Allophalerus antiquus Ponomarenko 1964 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Ommatidae

Alternative combination: Tetraphalerus antiquus

Full reference: A. G. Ponomarenko. 1964. Noviye zhuki semeistva Cupedidae iz Yurskikh otlozheniy Karatau. Paleontologicheskii Zhurnal 1964(2):49-62

Belongs to Allophalerus according to A. G. Kirejtshuk 2020

See also Ponomarenko 1964

Sister taxa: Allophalerus aphaleratus, Allophalerus bontsaganensis, Allophalerus incertus, Allophalerus latus, Allophalerus maximus, Allophalerus okhotensis, Allophalerus tenuipes, Allophalerus verrucosus

Type specimen: PIN 2452/274 (1789/59), an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Karatau-Karabastau (PIN collection 2452), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large siltstone in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Karatau-Karabastau (PIN collection 2452)

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