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Aenigmatias tertiarius

Insecta - Diptera - Phoridae

Taxonomy
Protoplatyphora tertiaria was named by Brues (1939). Its type specimen is MCZ 8123, an exoskeleton, and it is an inclusion in amber. Its type locality is Baltic amber (MCZ collection), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

It was recombined as Aenigmatias tertiarius by Brown (2016).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Protophorites fimbriatus Brues p. 430
1939Protoplatyphora tertiaria Brues p. 432 fig. 6
2016Aenigmatias tertiarius Brown p. 279 fig. 3B,C

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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()
superfamilyPlatypezoideaFallen 1815
familyPhoridaeNewman 1835
genusAenigmatiasMeinert 1890
speciestertiarius()

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