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Berothone gracilis

Insecta - Neuroptera - Berothidae

Taxonomy
Mesithone gracilis was named by Panfilov (1980). Its type specimen is PIN 2554/807, an exoskeleton (fragment), and it is an impression. Its type locality is Karatau-Mikhailovka (PIN collection 2554), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large siltstone in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan.

It was recombined as Berothone gracilis by Khramov (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Mesithone gracilis Panfilov p. 85 fig. 89
2015Berothone gracilis Khramov p. 28 figs. Pl 5 fig 4; text-fig 1d

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
superorderNeuropterida
Eidoneuroptera
orderNeuroptera
Euneuroptera
superfamilyMantispoidea(Leach 1815)
familyBerothidae
subfamilyMesithoninae()
genusBerothone
speciesgracilis()

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