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Geron figuratus

Insecta - Diptera - Bombyliidae

Taxonomy
Geron figuratus was named by Theobald (1937). Its type specimen is Marseilles Geologic institute 2, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Camoins-les-Bains (Coll. Marseille), which is in an Oligocene lacustrine marl in France.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Geron figuratus Theobald p. 287 figs. Pl XX fig 9; Pl VII fig 2
1999Geron figuratus Evenhuis and Greathead

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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
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
suborderBrachyceraZetterstedt 1842
Heterodactyla
familyBombyliidae()
subfamilyToxophorinaeSchiner 1868
tribeGerontiniHesse 1938
genusGeronMeigen 1820
speciesfiguratus

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