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Ergates polyphemus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cerambycidae

Taxonomy
Prionus polyphemus was named by Heer (1865). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Oeningen (Zurich collection), which is in a Sarmatian lacustrine - large limestone in the Upper Freshwater-Molasse Formation of Germany.

It was recombined as Ergates polyphemus by Cockerell (1922).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Prionus polyphemus Heer p. 375 fig. 250
1922Ergates polyphemus Cockerell p. 177

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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
superfamilyChrysomeloidea
familyCerambycidae()
subfamilyPrioninae()
tribeErgatiniFairmaire 1864
genusErgatesAudinet-Serville 1832
speciespolyphemus()

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