Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Stigmodera hyperboreus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Buprestidae

Taxonomy
Carabites hyperboreus was named by Heer (1870). Its type specimen is Nat. Riks. Ar. 34, an elytra, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Cap Staratschin, which is in a Danian/Selandian delta plain shale in the Firkanten Formation of Svalbard and Jan Mayen.

It was recombined as Stigmodera hyperboreus by Birket-Smith (1977) and Bellamy (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1870Carabites hyperboreus Heer p. 73 figs. Pl 16, figs 34,35
1977Stigmodera hyperboreus Birket-Smith p. 14 fig. 6
2008Stigmodera hyperboreus Bellamy

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

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
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderElateriformiaCrowson 1960
superfamilyBuprestoidea
familyBuprestidae()
subfamilyBuprestinae
tribeStigmoderiniLacordaire 1857
genusStigmoderaEschscholtz 1829
specieshyperboreus()

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