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Penthetria lugens

Insecta - Diptera - Bibionidae

Taxonomy
Protomyia lugens was named by Oustalet (1870). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Corent (MNHN collection), which is in a Rupelian lacustrine - large marl in France.

It was recombined as Plecia lugens by Theobald (1937); it was recombined as Penthetria lugens by Evenhuis (1994) and Skartveit and Nel (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1870Protomyia lugens Oustalet p. 142 figs. Pl 6, figs 2,3
1937Plecia lugens Theobald p. 227 figs. Pl XVI fig 19, 20
1994Penthetria lugens Evenhuis
2017Penthetria lugens Skartveit and Nel p. 31 figs. 14,15, 95-97

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
infraorderBibionomorpha
superfamilyBibionoideaNewman 1834
familyBibionidaeNewman 1834
subfamilyPleciinaeDuda 1930
genusPenthetria
specieslugens()

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