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Cretaceomira phalanx

Insecta - Hemiptera - Leptopodidae

Taxonomy
Cretaceomira phalanx was named by McKellar and Engel (2014). Its type specimen is TMP 91.148.793, an exoskeleton, and it is an inclusion in amber. Its type locality is Grassy Lake, Medicine Hat (TMP 91.148 accession), which is in a Campanian terrestrial amber in the Foremost Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Cretaceomira.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2014Cretaceomira phalanx McKellar and Engel p. 705 fig. 1,2

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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
Clareocercaria
Acercaria(Borner 1904)
superorderPancondylognatha
CondylognathaBörner 1904
orderHemiptera
suborderHeteropteraLatreille 1810
infraorderLeptopodomorphaPopov 1971
superfamilyLeptopodoideaBrullé 1836
familyLeptopodidaeBrullé 1836
subfamilyLeptosaldinae
genusCretaceomira
speciesphalanx

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