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Ptosimini

Insecta - Coleoptera - Buprestidae

Taxonomy
Ptosimini was named by Kerremans (1902). It is extant.

It was assigned to Polycestinae by Obenberger (1957) and Bellamy (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Ptosimini Kerremans
1957Ptosimini Obenberger p. 312
2008Ptosimini Bellamy p. 326

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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
tribePtosiminiKerremans 1902
tribePtosiminiKerremans 1902

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