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Tettoraptor maculatus

Insecta - Orthoptera

Taxonomy
Tettoraptor maculatus was named by Gorochov (2012). Its type specimen is USNM Kohls 51386, a set of appendages (isolated fore leg), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Anvil Points, Denson site, locality 41617, which is in an Uintan lacustrine - large lime mudstone in the Green River Formation of Colorado. It is the type species of Tettoraptor.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2012Tettoraptor maculatus Gorochov p. 366 figs. 25-27

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
PolyneopteraMartynov 1938
superorderOrthopteridaBoudreaux 1979
orderOrthoptera
suborderEnsiferaChopard 1920
infraorderTettigoniidea
genusTettoraptor
speciesmaculatus

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