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Palaeomyrmecolax weitschati

Insecta - Strepsiptera - Myrmecolacidae

Taxonomy
Stichotrema weitschati was named by Kinzelbach and Pohl (1994). Its type specimen is GPIHM 3117, an exoskeleton, and it is an inclusion in amber. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, GPIH collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

It was recombined as Palaeomyrmecolax weitschati by Pohl and Beutel (2005) and Engel and Huang (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Stichotrema weitschati Kinzelbach and Pohl p. 61 figs. 3, 4, 7G
1995Stichotrema weitschati Pohl and Kinzelbach p. 201 figs. Pl 1, fig 2; pl 2, fig 1; text-figs 3,4
2005Palaeomyrmecolax weitschati Pohl and Beutel p. 366
2016Palaeomyrmecolax weitschati Engel and Huang p. 162

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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
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderStrepsipteraKirby 1813
Eteostrepsiptera
suborderNeostrepsiptera
infraorderEustrepsiptera
Stylopidia(Kinzelbach 1969)
Stylopiformia(Kinzelbach 1971)
superfamilyStylopoideaKirby 1813
familyMyrmecolacidaeSaunders 1872
genusPalaeomyrmecolax
speciesweitschati()

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