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Dytiscus lavateri

Insecta - Coleoptera - Dytiscidae

Taxonomy
Dytiscus lavateri was named by Heer (1847). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Oeningen (Lavater'schen collection), which is in a Sarmatian lacustrine - large limestone in the Upper Freshwater-Molasse Formation of Germany.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Dytiscus lavateri Heer p. 24 figs. Pl 1, fig 6
1862Dytiscus lavateri Heer p. 36 figs. Pl 2, figs 11-14
1865Dytiscus lavateri Heer p. 383 fig. 279
1885Dytiscus lavateri Scudder p. 803 fig. 1067
1937Dytiscus lavateri Theobald p. 166 figs. Pl XII fig 35

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderAdephaga
superfamilyDytiscoidea
familyDytiscidae()
subfamilyDytiscinae
tribeDytiscini
genusDytiscus
specieslavateri

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