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Curculionites parvulus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Curculionidae

Taxonomy
Curculionites parvulus was named by Heer (1878). It is an impression. Its type locality is North of Sofiero, which is in a Rhaetian terrestrial shale in the Höganäs Formation of Sweden. It is the type species of Paracurculionites.

It was recombined as Paracurculionites parvulus by Handlirsch (1906) and Kirejtshuk et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Curculionites parvulus Heer p. 195 figs. Pl 13, fig 4
1906Paracurculionites parvulus Handlirsch p. 401
2016Paracurculionites parvulus Kirejtshuk et al. p. 149

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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
superfamilyCurculionoidea
familyCurculionidae()
genusCurculionites
speciesparvulus

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
Collections
No collection or age range data are available