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Pterostichus dormitans

Insecta - Coleoptera - Carabidae

Taxonomy
Pterostichus dormitans was named by Scudder (1890). Its type specimen is Hinde 14503, an elytra (elytron fragment), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Lake Erie near Cleveland, which is in a Pleistocene lacustrine deltaic siltstone in Ohio.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Pterostichus dormitans Scudder p. 526 figs. Pl 1 figs 49, 55
1895Pterostichus dormitans Scudder p. 50
1900Pterostichus dormitans Scudder p. 22

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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
suborderAdephaga
familyCarabidae()
subfamilyHarpalinaeBonelli 1810
tribePterostichiniBonelli 1810
subtribePterostichinaBonelli 1810
genusPterostichusBonelli 1810
speciesdormitans

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