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Mesopsyche tongchuanensis

Insecta - Mecoptera - Mesopsychidae

Taxonomy
Itaphlebia tongchuanensis was named by Hong (2007). Its type specimen is 82THr2/T144, a forewing (damaged posterior), and it is an impression. Its type locality is Tongchuan, which is in a Longobardian lacustrine mudstone in the Tongchuan Formation of China.

It was recombined as Mesopsyche tongchuanensis by Bashkuev (2011) and Lin et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2007Itaphlebia tongchuanensis Hong pp. 265, 266 figs. 7-8
2011Mesopsyche tongchuanensis Bashkuev p. 273
2016Mesopsyche tongchuanensis Lin et al. p. 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
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderMecopteraPackard 1886
suborderAneuretopsychina
familyMesopsychidae
genusMesopsyche
speciestongchuanensis()

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