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Palaeogyrinus strigatus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Dytiscidae

Taxonomy
Palaeogyrinus strigatus was named by von Schlechtendal (1894). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Rott (Lord Dr Pohlig coll), which is in a MP 30 lacustrine - large lignite in the Rott Formation of Germany. It is the type species of Palaeogyrinus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Palaeogyrinus strigatus von Schlechtendal p. 202 figs. Pl 12, figs 1,1a
1939Palaeogyrinus strigatus Statz p. 59 figs. Pl 15, figs 67-72

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderAdephaga
superfamilyDytiscoidea
familyDytiscidae()
genusPalaeogyrinus
speciesstrigatus

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Created: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Modified: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Bush and Bambach 2015

Age range: MP 30 or 28.40000 to 23.03000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
MP 3028.4 - 23.03Germany Palaeogyrinus strigatus (122010)
MP 3028.4 - 23.03Germany (Nordrhein-Westfalen) Palaeogyrinus strigatus (type locality: 142560)