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Psychites pineellus

Insecta - Lepidoptera - Psychidae

Taxonomy
Psyche pineella was named by Heer (1849). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Oeningen (Lavater'schen collection), which is in a Sarmatian lacustrine - large limestone in the Upper Freshwater-Molasse Formation of Germany.

It was recombined as Psychites pineellus by Sohn et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Psyche pineella Heer p. 184 figs. Pl 14, fig 8
2012Psychites pineellus Sohn et al. p. 36

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
RankNameAuthor
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAmphiesmenopteraKiriakoff 1948
orderLepidoptera
suborderGlossata()
CoelolepidaNielsen and Kristensen 1996
MyoglossataKristensen and Nielsen 1981
NeolepidopteraPackard 1895
infraorderHeteroneuraTillyard 1918
EulepidopteraKiriakoff 1948
DitrysiaBorner 1925
superfamilyTineoideaLatreille 1810
familyPsychidae
genusPsychites
speciespineellus()

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