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Termopsis gracilipennis

Insecta - Blattodea - Termopsidae

Taxonomy
Termopsis gracilipennis was named by Theobald (1937). Its type specimen is Bale Museum R 630, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Kleinkembs, which is in an Oligocene lacustrine - large marl/limestone in the Salt Formation of Germany.

It was considered a nomen dubium by Nel and Paicheler (1993).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Termopsis gracilipennis Theobald p. 162 figs. Pl XIX fig 27
1949Termopsis gracilipennis Snyder p. 361
2013Termopsis gracilipennis Krishna et al. p. 250

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
PolyneopteraMartynov 1938
superorderDictyopteraLatreille 1829
orderBlattodea(Latreille 1810)
Solumblattodea
superfamilyBlattoidea
Kittrickea
Tutricablattae
Isoptera(Brulle 1832)
Euisoptera
familyTermopsidae(Holmgren 1911)
genusTermopsis()
speciesgracilipennis

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