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Polycestinae

Insecta - Coleoptera - Buprestidae

Taxonomy
Polycestinae was named by Lacordaire (1857). It is extant.

It was assigned to Buprestidae by Obenberger (1957), Bellamy (2008) and Yu et al. (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Polycestinae Lacordaire
1957Polycestinae Obenberger p. 312
2008Polycestinae Bellamy p. 131
2015Polycestinae Yu et al. p. 481

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderElateriformiaCrowson 1960
superfamilyBuprestoidea
familyBuprestidae()
subfamilyPolycestinaeLacordaire 1857
subfamilyPolycestinaeLacordaire 1857

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