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Myrmecolax glaesi

Insecta - Strepsiptera - Myrmecolacidae

Taxonomy
Myrmecolax glaesi was named by Kinzelbach (1983). Its type specimen is GPIUH 1232, an exoskeleton (male imago), and it is an inclusion in amber. Its type locality is Dominican amber (GPIH collection), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Myrmecolax glaesi Kinzelbach p. 31 figs. 1-2
1993Myrmecolax glaesi Kathirithamby and Grimaldi p. 38 figs. 9, 10d
1994Myrmecolax glaesi Kinzelbach and Pohl p. 63
2016Myrmecolax glaesi 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
genusMyrmecolaxWestwood 1861
speciesglaesi

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