Symphora glaesonauta Alekseev and Bukejs 2021 (false darkling beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Melandryidae

Full reference: V. I. Alekseev and A. Bukejs. 2021. Fossil Melandryidae (Coleoptera: Tenebrionoidea) from Eocene Baltic amber of the Sambian peninsula: new genus, six new species, new records and key to described taxa. Zootaxa 4965:142-166

Belongs to Symphora according to V. I. Alekseev and A. Bukejs 2021

Sister taxon: Symphora pollocki

Type specimen: MWO MMO 1 7657/1253, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic amber (Ocean Museum Kaliningrad collection), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.



• Eocene of the Russian Federation (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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