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Xylocopa jurinei

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Apidae

Taxonomy
Bombus jurinei was named by Heer (1865). Its type specimen is 682a, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Oeningen (Zurich collection), which is in a Sarmatian lacustrine - large limestone in the Upper Freshwater-Molasse Formation of Germany.

It was recombined as Xylocopa jurinei by Cockerell (1909) and Zeuner and Manning (1976).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Bombus jurinei Heer p. 386 fig. 296
1867Bombus jurinei Heer p. 4 figs. Pl 3, fig 8
1909Xylocopa jurinei Cockerell p. 315
1976Xylocopa jurinei Zeuner and Manning p. 189

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
RankNameAuthor
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyApoidea
AnthophilaLatreille 1804
familyApidae()
subfamilyXylocopinae()
Xylocopiti
tribeXylocopini
genusXylocopa
speciesjurinei()

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