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Ampliceps dubius

Insecta - Coleoptera - Nemonychidae

Taxonomy
Scelocamptus dubius was named by Arnoldi (1977). Its type specimen is PIN 2066/3037, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Karatau-Mikhailovka (PIN collection 2066), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large siltstone in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan.

It was recombined as Gratshevicar dubius by Legalov (2009) and Legalov (2010); it was recombined as Ampliceps dubius by Legalov (2012), Gratshev and Legalov (2014) and Legalov (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Scelocamptus dubius Arnoldi p. 165 fig. 98
2009Gratshevicar dubius Legalov p. 288
2010Gratshevicar dubius Legalov p. 79
2012Ampliceps dubius Legalov p. 687
2014Ampliceps dubius Gratshev and Legalov p. 880 figs. Pl 3, figs 4,5; pl 4, fig 1; text-fig 4c
2015Ampliceps dubius Legalov p. 1448

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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
superfamilyCurculionoidea
familyNemonychidaeBedel 1882
subfamilyEobelinae()
tribeKarataucarini
genusAmpliceps
speciesdubius()

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