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Conocephalella capito

Insecta - Orthoptera - Locustopsidae

Taxonomy
Conocephalus capito was named by Deichmüller (1886). Its type specimen is NHM In 36201, an exoskeleton (complete specimen with four wings in contact with body), and it is an impression. Its type locality is Eichstätt, Solnhofen (SNSD Dresden collection), which is in a Tithonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Solnhofen Formation of Germany.

It was recombined as Conocephalites capito by Handlirsch (1906), Carpenter (1932) and Zeuner (1937); it was recombined as Conocephalella capito by Zeuner (1942) and Zessin (1983).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Conocephalus capito Deichmüller p. 24 figs. Pl ii fig 12
1906Conocephalites capito Handlirsch p. 519 figs. Pl XLIV fig 4
1932Conocephalites capito Carpenter p. 117
1937Conocephalites capito Zeuner p. 157
1942Conocephalella capito Zeuner pp. 14-15 fig. 13
1983Conocephalella capito Zessin p. 216 fig. 44

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
PolyneopteraMartynov 1938
superorderOrthopteridaBoudreaux 1979
orderOrthoptera
suborderCaeliferaAnder 1936
familyLocustopsidae
genusConocephalellaStrand 1928
speciescapito()

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