Full reference: A. G. Ponomarenko. 2005. Taxonomy, in New beetles (Insecta: Coleoptera) from the Late Permian of South Africa. African Invertebrates 46:253-260
Sister taxon: Palademosyne martynovae
Type specimen: NMSA 2573, an elytra. Its type locality is Balgowan (Bal 111), which is in a Changhsingian delta plain shale in the Estcourt Formation of South Africa.
Average measurements (in mm): elytron 2.10 x 0.80