Paleontological Journal

, Volume 46, Issue 1, pp 73–78

New Obrieniidae from the jurassic of Kazakhstan (Coleoptera, Obrienioidea)


DOI: 10.1134/S0031030112010091

Cite this article as:
Legalov, A.A. Paleontol. J. (2012) 46: 73. doi:10.1134/S0031030112010091


A new subfamily, Pseudobrieniinae, including the new genus Pseudobrienia and the new species Pseudobrienia rasnitsyni, Kararhynchus jurassicus, and K. gratshevi, are described from the Middle-Late Jurassic of Karatau. K. occiduus Zherikhin et Gratshev, 1993 is redescribed.


ColeopteraObrienioideaObrieniidaenew taxaJurassicKarabastau FormationKazakhstan

Copyright information

© Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals, Siberian BranchRussian Academy of SciencesNovosibirskRussia