The discovery and probable phylogenetic significance of Lathrobium (Palaeobrathium) whitei, a new subgenus and species of Paederinae (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) from the Baltic amber

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1968
Authors:M. Abdullah, Abdullah A.
Journal:Entomologists' Monthly Magazine, Oxford
Date Published:1968

[Nearly 240 Million years ago, in the Permian period of the Palaeozoic era, there were a number of beetle species living in Ipswich (Australia), which are now represented by remins (impressions) of their elytra. A practical key for the identification of these fossil insects thought to represent 59 different species of the Coleoptera is presented following an examination of the types in the Department of Palaeontology, British Museum (Natural History) London and the original descriptions]

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