Full reference: A. V. Alexeev. 2008. New Jewel Beetles (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) and Similar Beetles from the Cretaceous and Early Paleogene of Asia. Paleontological Journal 42:53-59
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: PIN 3693/1, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Kazanovo railway station locality (PIN collection 3693), which is in a Berriasian/Valanginian terrestrial horizon in the Mirsanovo Formation of the Russian Federation.
Average measurements (in mm): body 10.4 x 3.4, elytron 7.60 x 1.80