Superfamily Lymexyloidea Fleming 1821 (beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera

Full reference: J. Fleming. 1821. Insecta. Supplement to the Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Editions of the Encyclopaedia Britannica 5:41-56

Parent taxon: Cucujiformia according to C. Y. Cai et al. 2022

See also Bouchard et al. 2011, Crowson 1981, Lawrence and Newton 1995 and Robertson et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Cleroidea, Coccinelloidea, Cucujoidea, Erotyloidea, Nitiduloidea, Parandrexidae, Petratypus, Phytophaga, Tenebrionoidea, Wabbelidae

Subtaxa: Lymexylidae

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Type: Lymexylon



• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (1 collection), Germany (1)

• Eocene of the Russian Federation (2), Ukraine (1), United States (1: Colorado)

• Cretaceous of Brazil (1), Myanmar (3)

Total: 10 collections including 14 occurrences

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