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1 March 2017 Brochocoleus Zhiyuani, a New Species of Brochocolein Beetle (Coleoptera: Ommatidae) from the Cretaceous Amber of Myanmar
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A new species of the extinct genus Brochocoleus Hong, Brochocoleus zhiyuani sp. nov. is described based on two well preserved fossils embedded in the mid-Cretaceous amber originating from Myanmar. The species is deposit to B. caseyi Jarzembowski, Wang et Zheng, 2016 described from the same deposits but differs in having not an elongated head, long antennae and rounded prothorax.

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Zhenhua Liu, Jingjing Tan, Adam Ślipiński, Edmund A. Jarzembowski, Bo Wang, Dong Ren, and Hong Pang "Brochocoleus Zhiyuani, a New Species of Brochocolein Beetle (Coleoptera: Ommatidae) from the Cretaceous Amber of Myanmar," Annales Zoologici 67(1), 79-85, (1 March 2017). https://doi.org/10.3161/00034541ANZ2017.67.1.009
Received: 1 January 2017; Accepted: 15 February 2017; Published: 1 March 2017
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