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Cretotortor zherichini

Insecta - Coleoptera - Gyrinidae

Taxonomy
Cretotortor zherichini was named by Ponomarenko (1973). Its type specimen is PIN 2383/215, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Kzyl-Zhar Locality (PIN collection 2383), which is in a Turonian pond mudstone in Kazakhstan. It is the type species of Cretotortor.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Cretotortor zherichini Ponomarenko
1989Cretotortor zherichini Nel p. 328

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderAdephaga
familyGyrinidaeLatreille 1810
subfamilyGyrininaeLatreille 1810
tribeDineutiniDesmarest 1851
genusCretotortor
specieszherichini

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