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Palaeoleon ferrogeneticus

Insecta - Neuroptera - Palaeoleontidae

Taxonomy
Palaeoleon ferrogeneticus was named by Rice (1969). Its type specimen is GSC 22188, a forewing (complete ? forewing), and it is an impression. Its type locality is Redmond No. 1, Knob Lake District, which is in a Cenomanian marginal marine claystone in the Redmond Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Palaeoleon.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Palaeoleon ferrogeneticus Rice pp. 3, 5, 7 figs. 2, 3; Pl I

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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)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
RankNameAuthor
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
superorderNeuropterida
Eidoneuroptera
orderNeuroptera
Euneuroptera
Neoneuroptera
Geoneuroptera
suborderMyrmeleontiformiaHenry 1982
superfamilyMyrmeleontoidea
Myrmeleontoidae
familyPalaeoleontidae()
genusPalaeoleon
speciesferrogeneticus

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