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Pompilus

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Pompilidae

Taxonomy
Pompilus was named by Fabricius (1798). It is extant. It is the type genus of Pompilidae, Pompilinae.

It was assigned to Sphegimae by Latreille (1802); to Pompilidae by Theobald (1937) and Carpenter (1992); and to Pompilinae by Waichert et al. (2015).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1796Psammochares Latreille p. 115
1798Pompilus Fabricius p. 212
1802Pompilus Latreille p. 334
1936Psammochares Statz p. 283
1937Pompilus Theobald p. 130
1992Pompilus Carpenter
2015Pompilus Waichert et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Hymenopterida
orderHymenoptera
Unicalcarida
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyPompiloideaLatreille 1804
familyPompilidaeLatreille 1804
subfamilyPompilinaeLatreille 1805
genusPompilus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

G. Pompilus Fabricius 1798
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Invalid names: Psammochares Latreille 1796 [replaced]
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Created: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Modified: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Bush and Bambach 2015, Kiessling 2004
Collections
No collection or age range data are available