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Yanqingia jurassica

Insecta - Coleoptera

Taxonomy
Yanqingia jurassica was named by Hong and Xiao (1997). Its type specimen is Beijing Institute of Geology IH005, an exoskeleton, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Yanqing district, which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian terrestrial mudstone in the Houcheng Formation of China. It is the type species of Yanqingia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1997Yanqingia jurassica Hong and Xiao p. 5 figs. Pl 1, fig 3; text-fig 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
genusYanqingia
speciesjurassica

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