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A new species of the genus Crepidodera Chevrolat (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) from Baltic amber

Andris Bukejs


A new flea-beetle species, Crepidodera svetlanae sp. nov. (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Galerucinae: Alticini) is described and illustrated from the Baltic amber. The new species is compared with the fossil and recent species of the genus. A key to species of flea beetles known from fossil resin is provided.


Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Alticini, Crepidodera svetlanae, new species, Baltic amber, Eocene, fossil

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