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Spilaptera packardi

Insecta - Palaeodictyoptera - Spilapteridae

Taxonomy
Spilaptera packardi was named by Brongniart (1885). Its type specimen is MNHN.F.R51082, a forewing, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Commentry (MNHN Brongniart coll), which is in a Gzhelian lacustrine deltaic shale in the Commentry Shales Formation of France. It is the type species of Spilaptera.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1885Spilaptera packardi Brongniart p. 63 figs. Pl 5, fig 1
1894Spilaptera packardi Brongniart p. 339 figs. Pl 20, fig 7
1906Spilaptera packardi Handlirsch p. 102 figs. Pl XI fig 16
1919Spilaptera packardi Handlirsch p. 530
1922Spilaptera packardi Handlirsch p. 45
1969Spilaptera packardi Kukalová p. 186 fig. 10

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
RankNameAuthor
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
superorderPalaeodictyopterida(Bechly 1996)
orderPalaeodictyoptera
superfamilySpilapteroidea
familySpilapteridae
genusSpilaptera
speciespackardi

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