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Daohugosargus eximius

Insecta - Diptera - Archisargidae

Taxonomy
Sharasargus eximius was named by Zhang et al. (2008). Its type specimen is CNU-DB-NN2007014, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Daohugou (CNU 2007 collection), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large shale in the Daohugou Formation of China. It is the type species of Daohugosargus.

It was recombined as Daohugosargus eximius by Zhang (2012), Zhang (2014) and Grimaldi and Barden (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2008Sharasargus eximius Zhang et al. p. 270 fig. 1,2
2012Daohugosargus eximius Zhang p. 66
2014Daohugosargus eximius Zhang
2016Daohugosargus eximius Grimaldi and Barden p. 25

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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
superfamilyArchisargoidea
familyArchisargidae
subfamilyUranorhagioninae()
genusDaohugosargus
specieseximius()

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