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Schistomerus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Dytiscidae

Taxonomy
Schistomerus was named by Palmer (1957). It is not extant. Its type is Schistomerus californense.

It was assigned to Schistomerini by Palmer (1957); and to Dytiscidae by Carpenter (1992) and Park and Downing (2001).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Schistomerus Palmer p. 259
1992Schistomerus Carpenter
2001Schistomerus Park and Downing p. 179

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderAdephaga
familyDytiscidae()
subfamilyHydroporinaeAube 1836
tribeSchistomerini
genusSchistomerusPalmer 1957

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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available