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Taxonus vetustus

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Tenthredinidae

Taxonomy
Tenthredo vetusta was named by Heer (1849). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Oeningen (von Seyfried collection), which is in a Sarmatian lacustrine - large limestone in the Upper Freshwater-Molasse Formation of Germany.

It was recombined as Taxonus vetustus by Konow (1897) and Brues (1908).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Tenthredo vetusta Heer p. 172 figs. Pl 13, fig 16
1897Taxonus vetustus Konow p. 37
1908Taxonus vetustus Brues p. 273

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
superfamilyTenthredinoidea
familyTenthredinidae()
genusTaxonusHartig 1837
speciesvetustus()

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