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Protohymen permianus

Insecta - Megasecoptera - Protohymenidae

Taxonomy
Protohymen permianus was named by Tillyard (1924). Its type specimen is YPM 5001, a forewing (left forewing), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Elmo, YPM 1921 collection, which is in an Artinskian pond limestone in the Wellington Formation of Kansas.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Protohymen permianus Tillyard p. 114 figs. Pl 4, fig 1; text-fig 1
1926Protohymen permianus Tillyard p. 58
1930Protohymen permianus Carpenter p. 349 fig. 1,11
1933Protohymen permianus Carpenter
1992Protohymen permianus Carpenter pp. 49-50 fig. 31,3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
superorderPalaeodictyopterida(Bechly 1996)
Megasecopteromorpha
orderMegasecoptera
familyProtohymenidae
genusProtohymen
speciespermianus

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.

Protohymen permianus Tillyard 1924
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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: Artinskian or 290.10000 to 279.30000 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Artinskian290.1 - 279.3USA (Kansas) Protohymen permianus (111217 type locality: 111219 111319 111320 114151 114152)