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Metopiasini

Insecta - Coleoptera - Staphylinidae

Taxonomy
Metopiini was named by Raffray (1904). It is extant.

It was corrected as Metopiasini by Bouchard et al. (2011).

It was assigned to Batrisinae by Newton and Chandler (1989); and to Euplectitae by Bouchard et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Metopiini Raffray
1989Metopiini Newton and Chandler p. 68
2011Metopiasini Bouchard et al.

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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
infraorderStaphyliniformiaLameere 1900
superfamilyStaphylinoidea
familyStaphylinidae()
subfamilyPselaphinae()
EuplectitaeStreubel 1839
tribeMetopiasini(Raffray 1904)
tribeMetopiasini(Raffray 1904)

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