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Vectispa relicta

Insecta - Neuroptera - Mantispidae

Taxonomy
Mantispa relicta was named by Cockerell (1921). Its type specimen is NHML In.24326, a forewing, and it is a compression fossil.

It was recombined as Promantispa relicta by Jarzembowski (1980); it was recombined as Vectispa relicta by Lambkin (1986), Engel and Grimaldi (2007), Wedmann and Makarkin (2007) and Jepson (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Mantispa relicta Cockerell p. 477 fig. 46
1980Promantispa relicta Jarzembowski pp. 255-257 figs. 29, 30
1986Vectispa relicta Lambkin
2007Vectispa relicta Engel and Grimaldi p. 10
2007Vectispa relicta Wedmann and Makarkin
2015Vectispa relicta Jepson p. 420

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
superorderNeuropterida
Eidoneuroptera
orderNeuroptera
Euneuroptera
superfamilyMantispoidea(Leach 1815)
familyMantispidaeLeach 1815
subfamilyMantispinaeLeach 1815
genusVectispaLambkin 1986
speciesrelicta()

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: Priabonian or 38.00000 to 33.90000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9United Kingdom (England) Promantispa relicta (123960)