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Harpepus

Taxonomy
Harpepus was named by Hitchcock (1865).

It was assigned to Hexapoda by Hitchcock (1898); and to Ichnofossils by Hantzschel (1975).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Harpepus Hitchcock
1898Harpipes Hitchcock p. 402
1975Harpepus Hantzschel

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RankNameAuthor
Ichnofossils
RankNameAuthor
genusHarpepusHitchcock 1865

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
W. Hantzschel 1975One or 2 rows of tracks showing slightly curved feet impressions, somewhat sickle-like, one end raised, blunt.