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Leia longipes

Insecta - Diptera - Mycetophilidae

Taxonomy
Glaphyroptera longipes 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 longipes by Theobald (1937).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1891Glaphyroptera longipes Förster p. 461 figs. Pl 14, fig 6
1937Leia longipes Theobald p. 221 figs. Pl V fig 14; Pl XVI fig 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
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
specieslongipes()

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