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Tricheopteryx florissantensis

Insecta - Trichoptera - Limnephilidae

Taxonomy
Platyphylax (Eopteryx) florissantensis was named by Cockerell (1907). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Florissant, Station 14, which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado. It is the type species of Tricheopteryx, Platyphylax (Eopteryx).

It was recombined as Tricheopteryx florissantensis by Cockerell (1927).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1907Platyphylax (Eopteryx) florissantensis Cockerell p. 608 fig. 4
1927Tricheopteryx florissantensis Cockerell p. 184

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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
superorderAmphiesmenopteraHennig 1969
orderTrichopteraKirby 1815
suborderIntegripalpia
infraorderPlenitentoriaWeaver 1984
familyLimnephilidaeRambur 1842
genusTricheopteryxMcLachlan 1871
speciesflorissantensis()

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