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Tipula maior

Insecta - Diptera - Tipulidae

Taxonomy
Rhipidia maior was named by Unger (1841). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Radoboj (Grätz Collection), which is in a Sarmatian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal limestone in Croatia.

It was replaced with Tipula ungeri by Heer (1849); it was recombined as Tipula maior by Evenhuis (1994).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Rhipidia maior Unger p. 425 figs. Pl 71, fig 2
1849Tipula ungeri Heer p. 195 figs. Pl 15, fig 6
1994Tipula maior Evenhuis

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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
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
suborderNematoceraLatreille 1825
infraorderTipulomorpha
familyTipulidae()
subfamilyTipulinae
genusTipula
speciesmaior()

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