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Plecia lapidaria

Insecta - Diptera - Bibionidae

Taxonomy
Protomyia lapidaria was named by von Heyden and von Heyden (1865). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Rott (Krantz Bonn coll), which is in a MP 30 lacustrine - large shale in the Rott Formation of Germany.

It was recombined as Plecia lapidaria by Brongniart (1878), Förster (1891), Theobald (1937), Statz (1943), Evenhuis (1994) and Skartveit and Nel (2017).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Protomyia lapidaria von Heyden and von Heyden p. 25 figs. Pl 9, fig 6
1878Plecia lapidaria Brongniart p. 48
1891Plecia lapidaria Förster p. 478 figs. Pl 14, fig 20
1917Protomyia sluiteri Meunier p. 14 figs. Pl 4, fig 13; text-figs 19-21
1937Plecia lapidaria Theobald p. 231 figs. Pl V fig 9; Pl XVII fig 10
1943Plecia lapidaria Statz p. 24 figs. Pl VII fig 60
1994Plecia lapidaria Evenhuis
2017Plecia lapidaria Skartveit and Nel p. 44 figs. 32, 33, 126-128

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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
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
infraorderBibionomorpha
superfamilyBibionoideaNewman 1834
familyBibionidaeNewman 1834
subfamilyPleciinaeDuda 1930
genusPleciaWiedemann 1823
specieslapidaria()

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