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Davidsmithia suni

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Xyelotomidae

Taxonomy
Protenthredo suni was named by Hong (1982). Its type specimen is P19-1 WM1006, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Lihaogou, Xiaoyutai, Ulanqab, which is in an Aptian terrestrial horizon in the Huliugou Formation of China. It is the type species of Davidsmithia, Protenthredo.

It was recombined as Davidsmithia suni by Nel et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Protenthredo suni Hong p. 93 figs. 17-19
2004Davidsmithia suni Nel et al. p. 284

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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
superfamilyTenthredinoidea
familyXyelotomidae
genusDavidsmithiaPagliano and Scaramozzino 1990
speciessuni()

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