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Pseudophaops perditus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Curculionidae

Taxonomy
Otiorhynchus perditus 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 Pseudophaops.

It was considered a nomen dubium by Yunakov and Kirejtshuk (2011) and Legalov (2015); it was recombined as Pseudophaops perditus by Legalov (2018).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Otiorhynchus perditus Scudder p. 84
1878Otiorhynchus perditus Scudder p. 766
1890Otiorhynchus perditus Scudder p. 476 figs. Pl 8 fig 25
1893Otiorhynchus perditus Scudder p. 45
2018Pseudophaops perditus Legalov p. 301 figs. Pl 15, fig 7; text-fig 1g

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderCucujiformiaLameere 1938
Phytophaga
superfamilyCurculionoidea
familyCurculionidae()
subfamilyEntiminaeSchoenherr 1823
tribeEustyliniLacordaire 1863
genusPseudophaops
speciesperditus()

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