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Mesotitanodes similis

Insecta - Orthoptera - Mesotitanidae

Taxonomy
Prototitan similis was named by Sharov (1968). Its type specimen is PIN 2555/1481, a wing (pair of fore & hindwings also legs), and it is an impression. Its type locality is Madygen, PIN collection 2555, Dzhailoucho area, which is in a Carnian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Madygen Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

It was recombined as Mesotitanodes similis by Gorochov (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Prototitan similis Sharov p. 197
2003Mesotitanodes similis Gorochov

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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
PolyneopteraMartynov 1938
superorderOrthopteridaBoudreaux 1979
orderOrthoptera
suborderTitanoptera()
superfamilyTcholmanvissioideaZalessky 1934
familyMesotitanidae
subfamilyMesotitaninae
genusMesotitanodes
speciessimilis()

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) Prototitan similis (type locality: 106088)