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Protorhagio capitatus

Insecta - Diptera - Rhagionidae

Taxonomy
Protorhagio capitatus was named by Rohdendorf (1938). Its type specimen is PIN 2452/400, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Karatau-Karabastau (PIN collection 2452), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large siltstone in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan. It is the type species of Protorhagio.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Protorhagio capitatus Rohdendorf p. 38 figs. 9, 10
1998Protorhagio capitatus Nagatomi and Yang p. 133 figs. 77, 78
2008Protorhagio capitatus Mostovski p. 76 fig. 1a

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
suborderBrachyceraZetterstedt 1842
Homeodactyla
infraorderTabanomorphaHennig 1948
familyRhagionidae()
genusProtorhagio
speciescapitatus

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.

Protorhagio capitatus Rohdendorf 1938
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Created: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Modified: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Bush and Bambach 2015, Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Callovian to the top of the Oxfordian or 166.10000 to 157.30000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3Kazakhstan (Chimkent) Protorhagio capitatus (type locality: 113402)