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Microntos philadilphiaensis

Insecta - Diptera - Mycetophilidae

Taxonomy
Microntos philadilphiaensis was named by Kaddumi (2005). Its type specimen is ERMNH 277, an exoskeleton, and it is an inclusion in amber. Its type locality is Jordanian Amber (Kaddumi ERMNH collection), which is in an Albian terrestrial amber in Jordan. It is the type species of Microntos.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2005Microntos philadilphiaensis Kaddumi p. 55
2007Microntos philadilphiaensis Kaddumi p. 81 figs. 58-60

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
infraorderBibionomorpha
superfamilySciaroideaBillberg 1820
familyMycetophilidaeNewman 1835
genusMicrontosKaddumi 2005
speciesphiladilphiaensisKaddumi 2005

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