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Phloeosinus squalidens

Insecta - Coleoptera - Curculionidae

Taxonomy
Hylastes squalidens was named by Scudder (1890). It is considered to be a form taxon. It is a trace fossil. Its type locality is Scarborough Bluffs (Hinde collection), which is in a Pleistocene lacustrine deltaic siltstone in the Scarborough Formation of Canada.

It was recombined as Phloeosinus squalidens by Hopkins (1900) and Wood and Bright (1992).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Hylastes squalidens Scudder p. 468 figs. Pl 1 figs 23-25
1893Hylastes squalidens Scudder p. 159
1895Hylastes squalidens Scudder p. 28
1900Phloeosinus squalidens Hopkins p. 91 figs. Pl 14, figs 1,2; pl 15, fig 1
1992Phloeosinus squalidens Wood and Bright p. 255

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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
familyCurculionidae()
subfamilyScolytinae()
tribePhloeosininiNuesslin 1912
genusPhloeosinusChapuis 1869
speciessqualidens()

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