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Micrelus ericae

Insecta - Coleoptera - Curculionidae

Taxonomy
Rhynchaenus ericae was named by Gyllenhal (1813). It is extant. It is the type species of Micrelus.

It was recombined as Micrelus ericae by Böcher (1995) and Alonso-Zarazaga and Lyal (1999).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1813Rhynchaenus ericae Gyllenhal
1995Micrelus ericae Böcher p. 48
1999Micrelus ericae Alonso-Zarazaga and Lyal p. 105

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
RankNameAuthor
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderCucujiformiaLameere 1938
Phytophaga
superfamilyCurculionoidea
familyCurculionidae()
subfamilyConoderinaeSchoenherr 1833
Ceutorhynchitae()
tribeCeutorhynchini
genusMicrelusThomson 1859
speciesericae(Gyllenhal 1813)

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