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Cixius discretus

Insecta - Hemiptera - Cixiidae

Taxonomy
Cixius discretus was named by Li et al. (2017). Its type specimen is CNU-HEM-QZ2015001, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Caergen Village, Duohemao Town, Zeku County, which is in a Burdigalian lacustrine shale in the Garang Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2017Cixius discretus Li et al. p. 55 figs. 2-4

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Clareocercaria
Acercaria()
superorderPancondylognatha
Condylognatha
orderHemiptera
HemelytrataFallen 1829
suborderFulgoromorpha(Evans 1946)
superfamilyFulgoroideaLatreille 1807
familyCixiidae
subfamilyCixiinae
tribeCixiini
genusCixiusLatreille 1804
speciesdiscretus

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