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Tenebrio primigenius

Insecta - Coleoptera - Tenebrionidae

Taxonomy
Tenebrio primigenius was named by Scudder (1879). Its type specimen is GSC 63, an elytra, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Whipsaw Creek (Nine Mile Creek), which is in a Ypresian/Lutetian lacustrine mudstone in the Allenby Formation of Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1879Tenebrio primigenius Scudder p. 182
1890Tenebrio primigenius Scudder p. 483 figs. Pl 2 fig 32
1895Tenebrio primigenius Scudder p. 31
1900Tenebrio primigenius Scudder p. 114
2018Tenebrio primigenius Bousquet et al. p. 381

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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
superfamilyTenebrionoidea
familyTenebrionidae()
subfamilyTenebrioninae()
tribeTenebrionini
genusTenebrio
speciesprimigenius

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