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Taldycupes pingi

Insecta - Coleoptera - Taldycupedidae

Taxonomy
Taldycupes pingi was named by Ponomarenko et al. (2014). Its type specimen is NIGP 158304, an exoskeleton, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Houdong, Yinping Mountain, SW Chaohu City, which is in a Capitanian marine shale in the Yinping Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2014Taldycupes pingi Ponomarenko et al. p. 193 figs. Pl 13, figs 2-4; text-fig 2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderProtocoleoptera()
superfamilyPermocupedoideaMartynov 1933
familyTaldycupedidae()
genusTaldycupes
speciespingi

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
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: Kiessling 2004, Bush and Bambach 2015

Age range: Capitanian or 265.10000 to 259.90000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Capitanian265.1 - 259.9China (Anhui) Taldycupes pingi (type locality: 103239)