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Hylastes

Insecta - Coleoptera - Curculionidae

Taxonomy
Hylastes was named by Erichson (1836). It is extant. It is the type genus of Hylastini.

It was assigned to Scolytidae by Scudder (1890); to Hylastini by Wood and Bright (1992) and Bouchard et al. (2011); and to Scolytinae by Alekseev (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1836Hylastes Erichson
1890Hylastes Scudder p. 468
1992Hylastes Wood and Bright p. 43
2011Hylastes Bouchard et al.
2013Hylastes Alekseev

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderCucujiformiaLameere 1938
Phytophaga
superfamilyCurculionoidea
familyCurculionidae()
subfamilyScolytinae()
tribeHylastiniLeconte 1876
genusHylastesErichson 1836

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