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Compsoneura fusca

Insecta - Palaeodictyoptera

Taxonomy
Zeilleria fusca was named by Brongniart (1885). Its type specimen is MNHN.F.R51206, an exoskeleton (almost complete hindwings, remnant of forewing, and abdomen), 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 Compsoneura.

It was recombined as Compsoneura fusca by Brongniart (1894), Handlirsch (1906), Lameere (1917), Handlirsch (1919), Handlirsch (1922) and Kukalov√° (1969).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1885Zeilleria fusca Brongniart p. 63 figs. Pl 5, fig 2
1894Compsoneura fusca Brongniart p. 335 figs. Pl 19, fig 1
1906Compsoneura fusca Handlirsch p. 104 figs. Pl XI fig 20
1917Compsoneura fusca Lameere p. 149
1919Compsoneura fusca Handlirsch p. 530
1922Compsoneura fusca Handlirsch p. 46
1969Compsoneura fusca Kukalov√° p. 207 fig. 27

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
RankNameAuthor
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
superorderPalaeodictyopterida(Bechly 1996)
orderPalaeodictyoptera
genusCompsoneura
speciesfusca()

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