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Coptogyrinus scutellatus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Gyrinidae

Taxonomy
Coptogyrinus scutellatus was named by Handlirsch (1906). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Dobbertin, Mecklenburg (Greifswald collection), which is in a Toarcian offshore claystone in Germany. It is the type species of Coptogyrinus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1906Coptogyrinus scutellatus Handlirsch p. 448 figs. Pl 41, fig 45
1989Coptogyrinus scutellatus Nel p. 328

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderAdephaga
familyGyrinidaeLatreille 1810
genusCoptogyrinus
speciesscutellatus

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