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Geratozygops durhami

Insecta - Coleoptera - Curculionidae

Taxonomy
Zygops durhami was named by Zimmerman (1971). Its type specimen is UCMP 10177, an exoskeleton, and it is an inclusion in amber. Its type locality is UCMP B-8413, Ixhuatan, Rio Tapilula, which is in a Miocene terrestrial amber in Mexico.

It was recombined as Geratozygops durhami by Poinar and Legalov (2014) and Legalov (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Zygops durhami Zimmerman p. 103 fig. 5
2014Geratozygops durhami Poinar and Legalov p. 557
2015Geratozygops durhami Legalov p. 1489

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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
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderCucujiformiaLameere 1938
Phytophaga
superfamilyCurculionoidea
familyCurculionidae()
subfamilyConoderinaeSchoenherr 1833
tribeZygopiniLacordaire 1865
genusGeratozygops
speciesdurhami()

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