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Listronotus muratus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Curculionidae

Taxonomy
Listronotus muratus was named by Scudder (1890). Its type specimen is Packard 90, an exoskeleton (body in lateral view), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Green River (Packard Collection), which is in a Bridgerian lacustrine - large diatomite/shale in the Green River Formation of Wyoming.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Listronotus muratus Scudder p. 474 figs. Pl 8 fig 23
1893Listronotus muratus Scudder p. 88
2015Listronotus muratus Legalov p. 1495

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
RankNameAuthor
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderCucujiformiaLameere 1938
Phytophaga
superfamilyCurculionoidea
familyCurculionidae()
subfamilyCyclominaeSchoenherr 1826
tribeListroderini(Le Conte 1876)
subtribePalaechthinaBrinck 1948
genusListronotusJekel 1865
speciesmuratus

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