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Teleoschistus antiquus

Insecta - Hemiptera - Pentatomidae

Taxonomy
Euschistus antiquus was named by Scudder (1878). Its type specimen is 38, an exoskeleton (unusually perfect), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Quesnel, which is in an Oligocene lacustrine shale in Canada.

It was recombined as Teleoschistus antiquus by Scudder (1890) and Scudder (1895).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Euschistus antiquus Scudder p. 459
1890Teleoschistus antiquus Scudder p. 454 figs. Pl 2 figs 17-19
1895Teleoschistus antiquus Scudder p. 25

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Clareocercaria
Acercaria()
superorderPancondylognatha
Condylognatha
orderHemiptera
suborderHeteropteraLatreille 1810
infraorderPentatomomorphaLeston et al. 1954
superfamilyPentatomoideaLeach 1815
familyPentatomidaeLeach 1815
genusTeleoschistus
speciesantiquus()

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