New Species of Stilbus (Coleoptera, Clavicornia, Phalacridae) from the Late Eocene Rovno Amber

G. Lyubarsky 1  and E. Perkovsky 2
  • 1 Zoological Museum of Moscow State University, Bol'shaya Nikitskaya str., 6, Moscow, 103009 Russia
  • 2 Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology, NAS of Ukraine, Bogdan Chmielnitski str., 15, Kyiv, 01601 Ukraine

New Species of Stilbus (Coleoptera, Clavicornia, Phalacridae) from the Late Eocene Rovno Amber

The first Eocene species of Stilbus Seidlitz, 1872, S. bedovoyi Lyubarsky et Perkovsky, sp. n., is described from Late Eocene Rovno amber. S. bedovoyi is most similar to Stilbus atomarius (Linnaeus) and differs from it by smaller body size, strong and large punctation of elytra, and broadly oval apex of elytra.

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