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Mesocephus sibiricus

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Cephidae

Taxonomy
Mesocephus sibiricus was named by Rasnitsyn (1968). Its type specimen is PIN 1989/2608, a wing, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Baissa (PIN collection 1989), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large siltstone/marl in the Zaza Formation of the Russian Federation.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Mesocephus sibiricus Rasnitsyn p. 197 fig. 5
2015Mesocephus sibiricus Archibald and Rasnitsyn p. 210
2016Mesocephus sibiricus Kopylov and Rasnitsyn p. 80 figs. 8-12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
superfamilyCephoideaNewman 1835
familyCephidaeNewman 1835
genusMesocephus
speciessibiricus

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