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A new cupedid genus (Coleoptera: Archostemata: Cupedidae) from Jehol Biota of western Liaoning, China

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A new genus including two new species of fossil cupedids, Latocupes fortis gen. and sp. nov. and L. bellus gen. and sp. nov., is described from the Yixian Formation of western Liaoning Province, China and assigned to family Cupedidae. A brief morphological analysis shows that the new genus might be sister group of extant genus Priacma.
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  • College of Life Science, Capital Normal University, 105 Xisanhuanbeilu, Haidian District, Beijing 100037, China
  • College of Life Science, Capital Normal University, 105 Xisanhuanbeilu, Haidian District, Beijing 100037, China
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