TitleSpecies of two paleoendemic sap beetle genera of the tribe Nitidulini (Nitidulidae : Coleoptera) from the Baltic and Dominican amber
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsKirejtshuk, AG, Poinar, GO
JournalPaleontological Journal
Volume41
Pagination629-641
Type of ArticleJournal Article
ISSN0031-0301
Abstract

Omositoidea gigantea Schaufuss, 1892 is redescribed; O. pubescens sp. nov. from the Baltic amber, Palaeometopia dominicana gen. et sp. nov. and P. colorata gen. et sp. nov. from the Dominican amber are described. The taxonomic position of the two genera and their probable bionomy are discussed.

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DOI10.1134/s003103010706007x