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Platycheirus freyeri

Insecta - Diptera - Syrphidae

Taxonomy
Syrphus freyeri was named by Heer (1849). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Radoboj (Montanistischen Collection), which is in a Sarmatian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal limestone in Croatia.

It was recombined as Platycheirus freyeri by Evenhuis (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Syrphus freyeri Heer p. 244 figs. Pl 17, fig 12
1891Syrphus freyeri Förster p. 484 figs. Pl 14, fig 27
1945Syrphus freyeri Hull p. 266
1994Platycheirus freyeri Evenhuis p. 391

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
RankNameAuthor
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
suborderBrachyceraZetterstedt 1842
Heterodactyla
Eremoneura
suborderCyclorrhapha()
familySyrphidae()
subfamilySyrphinae
tribeBacchiniWilliston 1885
genusPlatycheirusLepeletier and Serville 1825
speciesfreyeri()

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Created: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Modified: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Bush and Bambach 2015

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Oligocene to the top of the Sarmatian or 33.90000 to 11.60800 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4France Syrphus freyeri (121476)
Sarmatian12.7 - 11.608Croatia Syrphus freyeri (type locality: 117761)