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Diplolepis vetus

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Cynipidae

Taxonomy
Rhodites vetus was named by Cockerell (1921). Its type specimen is BMNH H. 701, a forewing, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Bembridge Marls (Hooley coll), which is in a Priabonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Bouldnor Formation of the United Kingdom.

It was recombined as Diplolepis vetus by Liu and Engel (2007) and Pujade-Villar and Peñalver (2019).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Rhodites vetus Cockerell p. 24 fig. 31
2007Diplolepis vetus Liu and Engel p. 48
2014Rhodites vetus Rasnitsyn p. 341 figs. Pl 1, fig 7
2019Diplolepis vetus Pujade-Villar and Peñalver p. 14

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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
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
infraorderProctotrupomorpha
superfamilyCynipoidea
familyCynipidae()
subfamilyCynipinae
tribeDiplolepidini()
genusDiplolepis
speciesvetus()

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