Paleontological Journal

, Volume 46, Issue 1, pp 73–78 | Cite as

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

  • A. A. LegalovEmail author


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.


Coleoptera Obrienioidea Obrieniidae new taxa Jurassic Karabastau Formation Kazakhstan 


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Authors and Affiliations

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

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