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Wongaroo amplipectorale

Insecta - Coleoptera - Cerophytidae

Taxonomy
Wongaroo amplipectorale was named by Oberprieler et al. (2016). Its type specimen is AM F.140884, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Talbragar Fossil Fish Bed, southern end, which is in a Tithonian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in Australia. It is the type species of Wongaroo.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2016Wongaroo amplipectorale Oberprieler et al. p. 181 figs. 1-6
2019Wongaroo amplipectorale Yu et al. p. 68

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
RankNameAuthor
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Neuropteriformia
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
Mesocoleoptera
Metacoleoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderElateriformiaCrowson 1960
superfamilyElateroidea
familyCerophytidaeLatreille 1834
genusWongaroo
speciesamplipectorale

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.

Wongaroo amplipectorale Oberprieler et al. 2016
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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: Bush and Bambach 2015, Kiessling 2004

Age range: Tithonian or 152.10000 to 145.00000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Tithonian152.1 - 145.0Australia (New South Wales) Wongaroo amplipectorale (128121 type locality: 166809)