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Protomyrmeleon brunonis

Insecta - Protomyrmeleontidae

Taxonomy
Protomyrmeleon brunonis was named by Geinitz (1888). Its type specimen is SGWG 120/4, a wing, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Dobbertin, Mecklenburg (Greifswald collection), which is in a Toarcian offshore claystone in Germany.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1888Protomyrmeleon brunonis Geinitz p. 204 figs. Pl 5, fig 16; pl 6, fig 5
1906Protomyrmeleon brunonis Handlirsch p. 471 figs. Pl XLII fig 14
1991Protomyrmeleon brunonis Zessin p. 105 figs. 1-3; Pl 1 fig 1-2; Pl 2 fig 1-3
1992Protomyrmeleon bascharagensis Nel and Henrotay p. 4 figs. 1-5
1992Protomyrmeleon brunonis Nel and Henrotay p. 7 fig. 6,7
1996Protomyrmeleon brunonis Ansorge p. 13 figs. 3; Pl 1 fig 1-3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
infraclassHydropalaeopteraRohdendorf 1969
Euhydropalaeoptera
RankNameAuthor
OdonatopteraMartynov 1932
Palaeodonatoptera
Plesiodonatoptera
Apodonatoptera
Paneodonatoptera
Neodonatoptera
Euodonatoptera
OdonatocladaBechly 1999
Nodialata
Discoidalia
Stigmoptera
Protozygoptera
suborderArchizygoptera
superfamilyProtomyrmeleontoideaHandlirsch 1906
familyProtomyrmeleontidae()
genusProtomyrmeleon
speciesbrunonis

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Created: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Modified: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Bush and Bambach 2015

Age range: base of the Sinemurian to the top of the Early/Lower Toarcian or 199.30000 to 182.00000 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Sinemurian199.3 - 190.8United Kingdom (England) Protomyrmeleon brunonis (192973)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Luxembourg Protomyrmeleon bascharagensis (105427)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Germany (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) Protomyrmeleon brunonis (114993)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Germany Libellula sp. (type locality: 123987) Protomyrmeleon brunonis (114991)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Germany Protomyrmeleon brunonis (104056)