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Peltidae (shield beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Peltidae

Taxonomy
Peltidae was named by Kirby (1837). It is extant.

It was assigned to Cleroidea by Crowson (1981).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Peltidae Kirby
1876Phenolia incapax Scudder p. 80
1878Phenolia incapax Scudder p. 762
1890Phenolia incapax Scudder p. 499 figs. Pl 7 fig 23
1900Phenolia incapax Scudder p. 88
1981Peltidae Crowson p. 696

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderCucujiformiaLameere 1938
superfamilyCleroidea
familyPeltidaeKirby 1837
familyPeltidaeKirby 1837

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