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Lithocupes incertus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cupedidae

Taxonomy
Lithocupes incertus was named by Ponomarenko (1966). Its type specimen is PIN 2083/97, an exoskeleton, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Madygen, PIN collection 2083, Madygen (SW area), which is in a Carnian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Madygen Formation of Kyrgyzstan. It is the type species of Lithocupes.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Lithocupes incertus Ponomarenko p. 65 figs. Pl 3, fig 18; text-fig 17

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderArchostemataKolbe 1908
familyCupedidaeLaporte 1836
tribeLithocupedini
genusLithocupes
speciesincertus

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: Carnian or 237.00000 to 228.00000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Kyrgyzstan (Osh) Lithocupes incertus (type locality: 110767)