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Gyrinites troglodytes

Insecta - Coleoptera

Taxonomy
Gyrinites troglodytes was named by Heer (1852). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Insektenmergel, Schambelen, Aargau, which is in an Angulata offshore claystone in the Insektenmergel Formation of Switzerland.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Gyrinites troglodytes Heer p. 12 fig. 6,7
1865Gyrinites troglodytes Heer p. 91 figs. Pl 8, fig 19
1906Gyrinites troglodytes Handlirsch pp. 447-448 figs. Pl XLI fig 42
1989Gyrinites troglodytes Nel p. 328

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
genusGyrinites
speciestroglodytes

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