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Abdera (Abdera) rikojotensis Alekseev 2014 (false darkling beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Melandryidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 319249

Alternative combination: Abdera rikojotensis

Full reference: V. I. Alekseev. 2014. New taxa of Baltic amber false darkling beetles (Coleoptera: Melandryidae). Baltic Journal of Coleopterology 14:79-96

Belongs to Abdera (Abdera) according to V. I. Alekseev 2014

Sister taxon: Abdera (Abdera) hoffeinsorum

Type specimen: Hoffeins 882-1, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Hoffeins/Deutsches Entomologische Institut collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.


Average measurements (in mm): body 3.20 x 1.45