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Mesoraphidia heteroneura

Insecta - Raphidioptera - Mesoraphidiidae

Taxonomy
Mesoraphidia heteroneura was named by Ren (1997). Its type specimen is LB95111, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Beipiao City, unspecified locality (GMC Beijing coll), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large mudstone in the Yixian Formation of China.

It was recombined as Grimaldiraphidia heteroneura by Bechly and Wolf-Schwenninger (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1997Mesoraphidia heteroneura Ren p. 179 figs. Pl 1, fig 3; text-fig 6
2002Mesoraphidia heteroneura Engel p. 19
2011Grimaldiraphidia heteroneura Bechly and Wolf-Schwenninger p. 234
2012Mesoraphidia heteroneura PĂ©rez-de la Fuente et al. p. 33
2015Mesoraphidia heteroneura Lu et al. p. 565

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
superorderNeuropterida
orderRaphidioptera()
suborderRaphidiomorpha
Raphidiformia
familyMesoraphidiidae
subfamilyMesoraphidiinae
genusMesoraphidia
speciesheteroneura

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