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Aphanus murchisonae

Insecta - Hemiptera - Lygaeidae

Taxonomy
Pachymerus murchisoni was named by Heer (1853). It is a compression fossil.

It was recombined as Aphanus murchisonae by Theobald (1937).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Corizus boyeri Hope p. 255 figs. Pl 19, fig 3
1853Pachymerus murchisoni Heer p. 62 figs. Pl 4, fig 17; pl 9, fig 8
1853Pachymerus bojeri Heer p. 64 figs. Pl 5, fig 1; pl 9, fig 10
1856Pachymerus bojeri Heer p. 38
1856Pachymerus murchisoni Heer p. 38
1937Aphanus murchisonae Theobald p. 363

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Clareocercaria
Acercaria(Borner 1904)
superorderPancondylognatha
CondylognathaBörner 1904
orderHemiptera
suborderHeteropteraLatreille 1810
infraorderPentatomomorphaLeston et al. 1954
superfamilyLygaeoideaSchilling 1829
familyLygaeidaeSchilling 1829
genusAphanusLaporte de Castelnau 1833
speciesmurchisonae()

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