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Ptiolinites cretaceus

Insecta - Diptera - Rhagionidae

Taxonomy
Ptiolinites cretaceus was named by Kovalev (1986). Its type specimen is PIN 3152/4265, an exoskeleton, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Myangad locality, Section 221/17, which is in an Aptian lacustrine mudstone in the Gurvan-Eren Formation of Mongolia. It is the type species of Ptiolinites.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Ptiolinites cretaceus Kovalev pp. 143-145 figs. 115; Pl XVI fig 2
1998Ptiolinites cretaceus Nagatomi and Yang p. 134 figs. 79, 80

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
suborderBrachyceraZetterstedt 1842
Homeodactyla
infraorderTabanomorphaHennig 1948
familyRhagionidae()
subfamilyRhagioninae
genusPtiolinites
speciescretaceus

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