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Choragus fictilis

Insecta - Coleoptera - Anthribidae

Taxonomy
Choragus fictilis was named by Scudder (1890). Its type specimen is Lee coll 106, an exoskeleton (body broken across elytra), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Green River (Lee Collection), which is in a Bridgerian lacustrine - large diatomite/shale in the Green River Formation of Wyoming.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Choragus fictilis Scudder p. 465 figs. Pl 8 fig 9
1893Choragus fictilis Scudder p. 167
2015Choragus fictilis Legalov p. 1460

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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
infraorderCucujiformiaLameere 1938
Phytophaga
superfamilyCurculionoidea
familyAnthribidae()
subfamilyChoraginaeKirby 1819
tribeChoraginiKirby 1819
genusChoragusKirby 1819
speciesfictilis

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