Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Praesirex hirtus

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Megalodontesidae

Taxonomy
Praesirex hirtus was named by Rasnitsyn (1968). Its type specimen is PIN 1989/2605, an exoskeleton, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Baissa (PIN collection 1989), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large siltstone/marl in the Zaza Formation of the Russian Federation. It is the type species of Praesirex.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Praesirex hirtus Rasnitsyn p. 216 figs. Pl 24, fig 9; text-fig 23
1983Praesirex hirtus Rasnitsyn p. 65 fig. 3a
2015Praesirex hirtus Wang et al. p. 42

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

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
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
superfamilyPamphilioideaCameron 1890
familyMegalodontesidaeKonow 1897
subfamilyPraesiricinae
genusPraesirex
specieshirtus

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