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1 December 2008 A New Species of Prionoceridae (Coleoptera: Cleroidea) from the Eocene of British Columbia, Canada
John F. Lawrence, S. Bruce Archibald, Adam Ślipiński
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Abstract

Prionocerites tattriei gen. and sp. nov. (Insecta: Coleoptera: Cleroidea: Prionoceridae) are described from Eocene amber associated with the Hat Creek Coal Formation, Kamloops Group, British Columbia, Canada. This is the first occurrence of the family Prionoceridae in the fossil record and from the Western Hemisphere.

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John F. Lawrence, S. Bruce Archibald, and Adam Ślipiński "A New Species of Prionoceridae (Coleoptera: Cleroidea) from the Eocene of British Columbia, Canada," Annales Zoologici 58(4), 689-693, (1 December 2008). https://doi.org/10.3161/000345408X396620
Received: 20 September 2008; Accepted: 1 October 2008; Published: 1 December 2008
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Canada
Cleroidea
Eocene
Hat Creek Coal Formation
new genus
new species
Prionoceridae
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