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Ceropria messelense

Insecta - Coleoptera - Tenebrionidae

Taxonomy
Ceropria messelense was named by Hörnschemeyer (1994). Its type specimen is SMF MeI 1558, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Grube Messel Pit, excavation 16, which is in a MP 11 crater lake claystone in the Messel Formation of Germany.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Ceropria messelense Hörnschemeyer p. 76 figs. Pl 1, figs 1-3; text-figs 1-5
2008Ceropria messelense Kirejtshuk et al. p. 136

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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
superfamilyTenebrionoidea
familyTenebrionidae()
subfamilyDiaperinae()
tribeDiaperini
subtribeDiaperina
genusCeropriaLaporte and Brulle 1831
speciesmesselense

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