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Aspidothorax tristrata

Insecta - Megasecoptera - Aspidothoracidae

Taxonomy
Aspidothorax tristrata was named by Brauckmann and Herd (2002). It is an impression. Its type locality is Piesberg quarry, "Flöz Dreibänk" (Sowiak coll), which is in a Westphalian D lacustrine deltaic claystone in the Flöz Dreibänke Formation of Germany.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Aspidothorax tristrata Brauckmann and Herd p. 50 figs. Pl 2, fig 4; text-fig 14
2009Aspidothorax tristrata Brauckmann et al. p. 26 figs. Pl 3, fig 4; text-fig 12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
RankNameAuthor
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
superorderPalaeodictyopterida(Bechly 1996)
orderMegasecoptera
familyAspidothoracidae
genusAspidothorax
speciestristrata

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