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Cratotetraspinus fossorius

Insecta - Orthoptera - Gryllotalpidae

Taxonomy
Tetraspinus fossorius was named by Martins-Neto (1995). Its type specimen is UnG-035, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Crato, Tatajuba farm, Araripe Basin, which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large limestone in the Crato Formation of Brazil. It is the type species of Cratotetraspinus, Tetraspinus.

It was recombined as Cratotetraspinus fossorius by Martins-Neto (1997).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Tetraspinus fossorius Martins-Neto p. 329 figs. 57-63, 76, 77
1997Cratotetraspinus fossorius Martins-Neto p. 105

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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
PolyneopteraMartynov 1938
superorderOrthopteridaBoudreaux 1979
orderOrthoptera
suborderEnsiferaChopard 1920
infraorderGryllidea
superfamilyGryllotalpoideaLeach 1815
familyGryllotalpidaeLeach 1815
subfamilyMarchandiinae
genusCratotetraspinus
speciesfossorius()

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