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Xiphenax jurassicus

Insecta -

Taxonomy
Xiphenax jurassicus was named by Cockerell (1931). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is 35 miles east of Santa Rosa, which is in a Callovian pond shale in the Todilto Formation of New Mexico.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1931Xiphenax jurassicus Cockerell p. 96 fig. 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
genusXiphenax
speciesjurassicus

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