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Thanatophilus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Silphidae

Taxonomy
Thanatophilus was named by Leach (1815). It is extant.

It was reranked as Silpha (Thanatophilus) by Leach (1815) and Pierce (1949).

It was assigned to Silpha by Leach (1815) and Pierce (1949); and to Silphidae by Kiselev and Nazarov (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1815Silpha (Thanatophilus) Leach p. 89
1815Thanatophilus Leach p. 89
1949Silpha (Thanatophilus) Pierce p. 59
2009Thanatophilus Kiselev and Nazarov

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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
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderStaphyliniformiaLameere 1900
superfamilyStaphylinoidea
familySilphidaeLatreille 1807
genusThanatophilus

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