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Pepsinites avitula

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Pompilidae

Taxonomy
Pepsis avitula was named by Cockerell (1941). It is not extant. Its type locality is Florissant (Cockerell Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.

It was recombined as Chirodamus avitula by Vardy (2005); it was recombined as Pepsinites avitula by Rodriguez et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Pepsis avitula Cockerell p. 355
2005Chirodamus avitula Vardy p. 285 fig. 688
2017Pepsinites avitula Rodriguez et al. p. 18 figs. 4G, 5C, 6C

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyPompiloideaLatreille 1804
familyPompilidaeLatreille 1804
subfamilyPepsinaeLepeletier 1845
genusPepsinites
speciesavitula()

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