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Electrapis electrapoides

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Apidae

Taxonomy
Eckfeldapis electrapoides was named by Lutz (1993). Its type specimen is NHM PE 1992/614, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Eckfeld Maar (NHMN 1992 collection), which is in a MP 13 crater lake siltstone/shale in the Eifel Formation of Germany.

It was recombined as Electrapis (Electrapis) electrapoides by Engel (1998); it was recombined as Electrapis electrapoides by Wappler (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Eckfeldapis electrapoides Lutz p. 180 figs. 1, 2, 3b, 4, 6, 7
1998Electrapis (Electrapis) electrapoides Engel p. 101
2003Electrapis electrapoides Wappler p. 123 figs. 87; Pl 16 fig d

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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
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyApoidea
AnthophilaLatreille 1804
familyApidae()
subfamilyApinae()
tribeElectrapiniEngel 1998
genusElectrapis
specieselectrapoides()

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