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Petrochorista elegantula

Insecta - Mecoptera - Permochoristidae

Taxonomy
Petrochorista elegantula was named by Martynov (1931). Its type specimen is PIN 2295/98, a forewing, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Tikhie Gory (PIN collection 2295), which is in a Roadian lagoonal claystone in the Baitugan Formation of the Russian Federation.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1931Petrochorista elegantula Martynov p. 183 figs. 21, 22
1948Petrochorista elegantula Martynova p. 34 fig. 27
1978Petrochorista elegantula Willmann p. 45
1989Petrochorista elegantula Willmann p. 40 fig. 28a
1997Petrochorista elegantula Novokshonov p. 65 fig. 20d

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderMecopteraPackard 1886
familyPermochoristidae
subfamilyPermochoristinaeTillyard 1917
genusPetrochorista
specieselegantula

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