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Baeocossus finchae

Insecta - Hemiptera - Palaeontinidae

Taxonomy
Baeocossus finchae was named by Menon et al. (2005). Its type specimen is SMNS 65501, an exoskeleton (near complete adult), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Crato, quarry complex 2 km south of Nova Olinda, which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large lime mudstone/mudstone in the Crato Formation of Brazil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2005Baeocossus finchae Menon and Heads p. 3

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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
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Clareocercaria
Acercaria()
superorderPancondylognatha
Condylognatha
orderHemiptera
suborderAuchenorrhyncha()
infraorderCicadomorphaEvans 1946
infraorderProsbolomorphaPopov 1980
superfamilyPalaeontinoideaHandlirsch 1906
familyPalaeontinidae
genusBaeocossus
speciesfinchae

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