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Penthetria togoensis

Insecta - Diptera - Bibionidae

Taxonomy
Penthetria togoensis was named by Fujiyama and Iwao (1974). Its type specimen is CESES 20002, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Kasayama, Inobo, Torimaru village (Togo), which is in a Piacenzian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Togo Formation of Japan.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Penthetria togoensis Fujiyama and Iwao p. 93 figs. Pl 1, figs 4a,b; text-fig 4

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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)
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
infraorderBibionomorpha
superfamilyBibionoideaNewman 1834
familyBibionidaeNewman 1834
subfamilyPleciinaeDuda 1930
genusPenthetria
speciestogoensis

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