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Elaterites amissus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Elateridae

Taxonomy
Elaterites amissus was named by Heer (1847). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Greith coal mine, Hohenrhone, which is in an Oligocene fluvial-lacustrine marl in Switzerland.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Elaterites amissus Heer p. 142 figs. Pl 4, fig 9

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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
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderElateriformiaCrowson 1960
superfamilyElateroidea
familyElateridae
genusElaterites
speciesamissus

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