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Platycheirus persistens

Insecta - Diptera - Syrphidae

Taxonomy
Platycheirus persistens was named by Hull (1938). Its type specimen is MCZ 3949, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Creede (MCZ collection), which is in an Oligocene crater lake shale in the Creede Formation of Colorado.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Platycheirus persistens Hull p. 116 figs. fig 3
1945Platycheirus persistens Hull p. 269 figs. Pl 4, figs 4,5

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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)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
RankNameAuthor
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
suborderBrachyceraZetterstedt 1842
Heterodactyla
Eremoneura
suborderCyclorrhapha(Brauer 1863)
familySyrphidae()
subfamilySyrphinae
tribeBacchiniWilliston 1885
genusPlatycheirusLepeletier and Serville 1825
speciespersistens

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