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Mesopalingea lerida

Insecta - Ephemeroptera - Palingeniidae

Taxonomy
Mesopalingea lerida was named by Whalley and Jarzembowski (1985). Its type specimen is BMNH In 59509, a nymph, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is La Pedrera de Rubies (BMNH 1955 collection), which is in a Barremian lacustrine - large limestone in the La Pedrera de Rúbies Formation of Spain. It is the type species of Mesopalingea.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Mesopalingea lerida Whalley and Jarzembowski p. 384 figs. 4, 6

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHydropalaeopteraRohdendorf 1969
Euhydropalaeoptera
PanephemeropteraCrampton 1928
Ephemerida(Latreille 1810)
Heptabranchia
orderEphemeropteraHyatt and Arms 1890
EuplectopteraTillyard 1932
AnteritornaKluge 1993
BidentisataKluge 1993
FurcatergaliaKluge 1998
FossoriaeKluge 2000
familyPalingeniidae()
genusMesopalingea
specieslerida

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