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Aphidius maximus

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Braconidae

Taxonomy
Aphidius maximus was named by Theobald (1937). Its type specimen is Coll Theobald 1021, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Aix-en-Provence (Theobald Coll), which is in a Chattian lacustrine - large limestone in the Niveau du gypse d'Aix Formation of France.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Aphidius maximus Theobald p. 307 figs. Pl XXVI fig 12; Pl XXIV fig 4
2009Aphidius maximus Ortega-Blanco et al. p. 275

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
superfamilyIchneumonoidea
familyBraconidaeNees 1811
subfamilyAphidiinae()
genusAphidius
speciesmaximus

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