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Palaehydropsyche fossilis

Insecta - Trichoptera - Hydropsychidae

Taxonomy
Palaehydropsyche fossilis was named by Wichard (1986). Its type specimen is BMNH In. 64598, an exoskeleton, and it is an inclusion in amber. Its type locality is Dominican Amber (NHML/BMNH collection), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic. It is the type species of Palaehydropsyche.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Palaehydropsyche fossilis Wichard p. 192 fig. 1,2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAmphiesmenopteraHennig 1969
orderTrichopteraKirby 1815
suborderAnnulipalpia
familyHydropsychidaeCurtis 1835
genusPalaehydropsyche
speciesfossilis

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