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Limnius volckmari

Insecta - Coleoptera - Elmidae

Taxonomy
Dytiscus volckmari was named by Panzer (1793). It is extant. It is the type species of Limnius.

It was recombined as Limnius volckmari by Green et al. (2006) and Jäch et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1793Dytiscus volckmari Panzer p. 4
1802Limnius volkmari Illiger p. 297
1984Limnius volkmari Aalto et al. p. 74
1997Limnius volkmari Keen et al.
2006Limnius volckmari Green et al.
2016Limnius volckmari Jäch et al. p. 112

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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)
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderElateriformiaCrowson 1960
superfamilyByrrhoidea
familyElmidaeCurtis 1830
subfamilyElminaeCurtis 1830
tribeElminiCurtis 1830
subtribeElminaCurtis 1830
genusLimnius
speciesvolckmari()

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