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Prometopia depilis

Insecta - Coleoptera - Nitidulidae

Taxonomy
Prometopia depilis was named by Scudder (1877). Its type specimen is GSC 24, an exoskeleton (beetle missing head and thorax broken), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Quesnel, which is in an Oligocene lacustrine shale in Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Prometopia depilis Scudder pp. 278-279
1890Prometopia depilis Scudder p. 500 figs. Pl 2 fig 29
1895Prometopia depilis Scudder p. 41
1900Prometopia depilis Scudder p. 88

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderCucujiformiaLameere 1938
superfamilyCucujoidea
familyNitidulidae()
subfamilyPrometopinaeBoving and Craighead 1931
genusPrometopia
speciesdepilis

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