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Philodarchia cigana

Insecta - Lepidoptera - Erebidae

Taxonomy
Philodarchia cigana was named by Martins-Neto (1998). Its type specimen is UnG/1T-058, a forewing, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Santa Fe farm, Padre Eterno, Taubaté municipality (UnG collection), which is in a Chattian lacustrine - large shale in the Tremembé Formation of Brazil. It is the type species of Philodarchia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1998Philodarchia cigana Martins-Neto p. 77 figs. Pl 1C; text-fig 1C

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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)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
RankNameAuthor
Mecopterida
superorderAmphiesmenopteraHennig 1969
orderLepidoptera
suborderGlossata()
CoelolepidaNielsen and Kristensen 1996
MyoglossataKristensen and Nielsen 1981
NeolepidopteraPackard 1895
infraorderHeteroneuraTillyard 1918
EulepidopteraBorner 1939
DitrysiaBorner 1939
ApoditrysiaMinet 1983
ObtectomeraMinet 1986
MacroheteroceraChapman 1893
superfamilyNoctuoidea
familyErebidaeLeach 1815
subfamilyCatocalinaeBoisduval 1828
genusPhilodarchia
speciescigana

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