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Austroidelia perplexa

Insecta - Eoblattida - Mesorthopteridae

Taxonomy
Austroidelia perplexa was named by Riek (1954). Its type specimen is Australian Museum F.39179, a forewing (partial forewing), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Beacon Hill (AM collection), which is in an Anisian lacustrine - small shale in the Hawkesbury Sandstone Formation of Australia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Austroidelia perplexa Riek p. 162
1998Austroidelia perplexa Storozhenko p. 133 fig. 291

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
orderEoblattidaHandlirsch 1906
familyMesorthopteridae
genusAustroidelia
speciesperplexa

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
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: Kiessling 2004, Bush and Bambach 2015

Age range: Anisian or 247.20000 to 242.00000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Australia (New South Wales) Austroidelia perplexa (type locality: 106483)