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Coelocassida scabriusculum

Insecta - Coleoptera - Chrysomelidae

Taxonomy
Elytridium scabriusculum was named by Heer (1870). Its type specimen is Nat. Riks. Ar. 48, 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 is the type species of Coelocassida.

It was recombined as Coelocassida scabriusculum by Birket-Smith (1977).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1870Elytridium scabriusculum Heer p. 78 figs. Pl 16, figs 28,29
1977Coelocassida scabriusculum Birket-Smith p. 23 fig. 10

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderCucujiformiaLameere 1938
Phytophaga
superfamilyChrysomeloidea
familyChrysomelidae()
genusCoelocassida
speciesscabriusculum()

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