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Leia gracillima

Insecta - Diptera - Mycetophilidae

Taxonomy
Glaphyroptera gracillima was named by Förster (1891). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Brunstatt, horizon d4, which is in an Oligocene lacustrine - large marl in France.

It was recombined as Leia gracillima by Johannsen (1909) and Theobald (1937).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1891Glaphyroptera gracillima Förster p. 460 figs. Pl 14, fig 5
1909Leia gracillima Johannsen p. 78
1937Leia gracillima Theobald p. 221 figs. Pl XVI fig 2

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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)
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
infraorderBibionomorpha
superfamilySciaroideaBillberg 1820
familyMycetophilidaeNewman 1835
subfamilySciophilinaeWinnertz 1863
tribeLeiiniEdwards 1925
genusLeia
speciesgracillima()

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