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Locustopsis bernstorffi

Insecta - Orthoptera - Locustopsidae

Taxonomy
Gomphocerites bernstorffi was named by Geinitz (1880). Its type specimen is GPI EMAU 117/6, an elytra, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Dobbertin, Mecklenburg (Greifswald collection), which is in a Toarcian offshore claystone in Germany.

It was recombined as Locustopsis bernstorffi by Handlirsch (1906), Zeuner (1942), Zessin (1983), Zessin (1988) and Ansorge (1996).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1880Gomphocerites bernstorffi Geinitz p. 521 figs. Pl 22, fig 4
1884Gomphocerites bernstorffi Geinitz p. 572
1906Locustopsis bernstorffi Handlirsch p. 421 figs. Pl XL fig 4
1906Locustopsis dobbertinensis Handlirsch p. 421 figs. Pl 40 fig 2, 3
1920Locustopsis magnifica Handlirsch fig. 144
1942Locustopsis magnifica Zeuner p. 10
1942Locustopsis bernstorffi Zeuner p. 11
1942Locustopsis dobbertinensis Zeuner p. 11
1983Locustopsis dobbertinensis Zessin p. 191 figs. 17a-c
1983Locustopsis bernstorffi Zessin p. 193 fig. 18
1983Locustopsis magnifica Zessin p. 194 fig. 20
1983Locustopsis kruegeri Zessin p. 905 figs. Pl 1, figs 1,2; text-fig 1
1988Locustopsis kruegeri Zessin p. 112 figs. Pl 2, figs 1-4; pl 3, fig 4; pl 4, figs 1-3; text-figs 7-9
1988Locustopsis bernstorffi Zessin p. 113 figs. Pl 4, fig 4
1996Locustopsis bernstorffi Ansorge p. 27 figs. 18; Pl 4 fig 1-3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
PolyneopteraMartynov 1938
superorderOrthopteridaBoudreaux 1979
orderOrthoptera
suborderCaeliferaAnder 1936
familyLocustopsidae
subfamilyLocustopsinaeHandlirsch 1906
genusLocustopsis
speciesbernstorffi()

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