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Anax buchii

Insecta - Odonata - Aeshnidae

Taxonomy
Anax buchii was named by Hagen (1848). Its type specimen is MfN MB.J 841, an exoskeleton (complete specimen poor venation), and it is an impression. Its type locality is Solnhofen (Humboldt Museum, Berlin coll), which is in a Tithonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Solnhofen Formation of Germany.

It was corrected as Anax buchi by Hagen (1862) and Hagen (1866); it was recombined as Stenophlebia buchi by Handlirsch (1906); it was recombined as Aeschnogomphus buchi by Nel et al. (1998).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Aeschna charpentieri Hagen p. 11
1848Anax buchii Hagen p. 11
1850Anax buchii Hagen p. 361
1850Aeschna charpentieri Hagen p. 362
1862Anax charpentieri Hagen p. 140 figs. Pl 14, fig 1
1862Anax buchi Hagen p. 143
1866Anax buchi Hagen p. 92 figs. Pl 13, fig 2
1906Stenophlebia buchi Handlirsch p. 584
1906Aeschnogomphus charpentieri Handlirsch p. 590
1998Aeschnogomphus buchi Nel et al. p. 42 figs. 54-58

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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)
infraclassHydropalaeopteraRohdendorf 1969
Euhydropalaeoptera
OdonatopteraMartynov 1932
Palaeodonatoptera
Plesiodonatoptera
Apodonatoptera
NeodonatopteraBechly 1996
Euodonatoptera
OdonatocladaBechly 1999
NodialataBechly 1996
DiscoidaliaBechly 1996
RankNameAuthor
StigmopteraBechly 1996
PanodonataBechly 1996
orderOdonata
EpiproctophoraBechly 1996
EuepiproctophoraBechly 1998
AnisopteromorphaBechly 1996
TrigonopteraBechly 1996
PananisopteraBechly 1996
NeoanisopteraBechly 1998
suborderAnisopteraSelys-Longchamps and Hagen 1854
EuanisopteraBechly 1996
AeshnopteraBechly 1996
Aeshnomorpha
Panaeshnida
AeshnidaBechly 1996
Paneuaeshnida
EuaeshnidaBechly 1996
NeoaeshnidaBechly 1996
AeshnodeaBechly 1996
EuaeshnodeaBechly 2001
superfamilyAeshnoideaLeach 1815
familyAeshnidaeLeach 1815
subfamilyAeshninae
tribeAnactiniTillyard and Fraser 1940
genusAnaxLeach 1815
speciesbuchii

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