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Silpha

Insecta - Coleoptera - Staphylinidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Silpha Linnaeus p. 359
1759Silpha Schreber p. 8
1761Silpha Linnaeus p. 147
1763Silpha Scopoli p. 19
1764Silpha Müller p. 4
1766Silpha Schaeffer
1767Silpha Linnaeus p. 569
1771Silpha Forster p. 17
1775Silpha Fabricius p. 72
1776Silpha Müller p. 96
1793Silpha Herbst p. 165
1796Silpha Latreille p. 13
1802Silpha Latreille p. 122
1900Silpha Scudder p. 44
1992Silpha Carpenter
2011Silpha Bouchard et al. p. 174
2015Silpha King et al.
2015Silpha Rŭžička p. 295

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
RankNameAuthor
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Neuropteriformia
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
Mesocoleoptera
Metacoleoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderStaphyliniformia
superfamilyStaphylinoidea
familyStaphylinidae()
subfamilySilphinae
tribeSilphini
genusSilpha

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. Silpha Linnaeus 1758
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Silpha beutenmuelleri Wickham 1914
Silpha colorata Scudder 1900
Silpha obscura Linnaeus 1758
Silpha obsoleta Heer 1847
Silpha perforata Gebler 1832
Silpha stratuum Germar 1837
Silpha tricostata Heer 1847
Silpha tristis Illiger 1798
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

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Chadronian to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 37.20000 to 0.01170 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 33.9 Ma

Collections (7 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Chadronian37.2 - 33.9USA (Colorado) S. beutenmuelleri, S. colorata (106384)
MP 3028.4 - 23.03Germany S. stratuum (115802)
Sarmatian12.7 - 11.608Croatia S. obsoleta (117246)
Sarmatian12.7 - 11.608Germany (Baden-Württemberg) S. tricostata (117252)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126United Kingdom (Warwickshire) S. tristis (169392)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126United Kingdom S. obscura (168268)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Russian Federation S. perforata (173216)