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Plagiodera lyelliana

Insecta - Coleoptera - Chrysomelidae

Taxonomy
Chrysomela lyelliana was named by Heer (1856). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Aix-en-Provence (Murchison collection), which is in a Chattian lacustrine - large limestone in the Niveau du gypse d'Aix Formation of France.

It was recombined as Plagiodera lyelliana by Theobald (1937).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1856Chrysomela tertiaria Giebel p. 121
1856Chrysomela lyelliana Heer p. 26 figs. Pl 1, fig 18
1874Chrysomela lyelliana Oustalet p. 328 figs. Pl 5, fig 14; pl 6, fig 2
1874Chrysomela matrona Oustalet p. 331 figs. Pl 5, fig 13
1937Plagiodera lyelliana Theobald p. 297

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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
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderCucujiformiaLameere 1938
Phytophaga
superfamilyChrysomeloidea
familyChrysomelidae()
genusPlagioderaChevrolat 1836
specieslyelliana()

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