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Ilerdocossus exiguus

Insecta - Hemiptera - Palaeontinidae

Taxonomy
Liaocossus exiguus was named by Ren et al. (1998). Its type specimen is LB97103, a forewing (right forewing), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Near Chaomidian Village (GMC Beijing coll), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large mudstone in the Yixian Formation of China.

It was recombined as Ilerdocossus exiguus by Menon et al. (2005) and Wang et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1998Liaocossus exiguus Ren et al. p. 225 figs. 6-7
2005Ilerdocossus exiguus Menon et al. p. 842
2008Ilerdocossus exiguus Wang et al. p. 552

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Clareocercaria
Acercaria(Borner 1904)
superorderPancondylognatha
CondylognathaBörner 1904
orderHemiptera
suborderAuchenorrhyncha()
infraorderCicadomorphaEvans 1946
infraorderProsbolomorphaPopov 1980
superfamilyPalaeontinoideaHandlirsch 1906
familyPalaeontinidae
genusIlerdocossus
speciesexiguus()

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