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Abrotoxyela lepida

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Xyelidae

Taxonomy
Abrotoxyela lepida was named by Gao et al. (2009). Its type specimen is CNU-HYM-NN2008004, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Daohugou (CNU 2008 collection), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large shale in the Daohugou Formation of China. It is the type species of Abrotoxyela.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2009Abrotoxyela lepida Gao et al. p. 53 figs. 1, 2, 5A,B

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
superfamilyXyeloideaNewman 1835
familyXyelidaeNewman 1835
subfamilyMacroxyelinaeAshmead 1898
tribeGigantoxyelini
genusAbrotoxyela
specieslepida

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