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Aphaena atava

Insecta - Hemiptera - Fulgoridae

Taxonomy
Aphana atava was named by Scudder (1877). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Chagrin Valley, which is in a Bridgerian lacustrine - large shale in the Green River Formation of Colorado.

It was recombined as Aphaena atava by Szwedo et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Aphana atava Scudder pp. 759-760
1890Aphana atava Scudder p. 281 figs. Pl 5 figs 96, 97
2004Aphaena atava Szwedo et al. p. 51

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Clareocercaria
Acercaria(Borner 1904)
superorderPancondylognatha
CondylognathaBörner 1904
orderHemiptera
HemelytrataFallen 1829
suborderFulgoromorpha(Evans 1946)
superfamilyFulgoroideaLatreille 1807
familyFulgoridaeLatreille 1807
genusAphaenaGuerin and Meneville 1833
speciesatava()

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