Zygadenia

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Zygadenia
Temporal range: Ladinian–Turonian
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Zygadenia aliena (left) and Zygadenia minuscula (centre, right)
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Zygadenia

Handlirsch, 1906
Synonyms
  • Amblomma Tan et al. 2005
  • Camtodontus Dejean 1826
  • Chengdecupes Hong 1983
  • Conexicoxa Lin 1986
  • Forticupes Hong and Wang 1990
  • Kakoselia Handlirsch 1906
  • Kakozelia Handlirsch 1906
  • Notocupes Ponomarenko 1964
  • Ovatocupes Tan and Ren 2006
  • Picticupes Hong and Wang 1990
  • Sinocupes Lin 1976

Zygadenia is an extinct genus of beetles in the family Ommatidae.

Species

After Kirejtshuk, 2020. Kirejtshuk notes that the two Lower Jurassic Australian species Z. westraliensis and Z. martinae possibly merit placement in their own separate genus. [1]

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References

  1. Kirejtshuk, Alexander G. (2020-02-17). "Taxonomic Review of Fossil Coleopterous Families (Insecta, Coleoptera). Suborder Archostemata: Superfamilies Coleopseoidea and Cupedoidea". Geosciences. 10 (2): 73. doi: 10.3390/geosciences10020073 . ISSN   2076-3263.