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Staphylinites obsoletum

Insecta - Coleoptera - Staphylinidae

Taxonomy
Staphylinites obsoletum was named by Scudder (1876). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Petrified fish cut (Richardson Coll), which is in a Bridgerian lacustrine - large diatomite/shale in the Green River Formation of Wyoming. It is the type species of Staphylinites.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Staphylinites obsoletum Scudder p. 78
1878Staphylinites obsoletum Scudder p. 762
1890Staphylinites obsoletum Scudder p. 510 figs. Pl 8 fig 32
1900Staphylinites obsoletum Scudder p. 79
2001Staphylinites obsoletum Herman p. 3837

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderStaphyliniformiaLameere 1900
superfamilyStaphylinoidea
familyStaphylinidae()
genusStaphylinitesScudder 1876
speciesobsoletum

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