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Ponopterix axelrodi

Insecta - Blattaria - Umenocoleidae

Taxonomy
Ponopterix axelrodi was named by Vršanský and Grimaldi (1999). Its type specimen is AMNH 43800, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Crato (AMNH collection), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large carbonate in the Crato Formation of Brazil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Ponopterix axelrodi Vršanský and Grimaldi p. 172 figs. 5-11
2003Ponopterix axelrodi Vršanský pp. 16-17, 19 figs. 11, 15-63, 116-124
2004Ponopterix axelrodi Vršanský p. 51
2014Ponopterix axelrodi Nel et al.
2016Ponopterix axelrodi Lee p. 435 fig. 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
RankNameAuthor
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
orderBlattaria(Latreille 1810)
superfamilyUmenocoleoidea
familyUmenocoleidae
genusPonopterix
speciesaxelrodi

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