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Germarostes emarginatus

Insecta - Coleoptera - Hybosoridae

Taxonomy
Ceratocanthus emarginatus was named by Poinar (2014). Its type specimen is Poinar C-7-21, an exoskeleton, and it is an inclusion in amber. Its type locality is Dominican amber (Poinar coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

It was recombined as Germarostes emarginatus by Ballerio and Grebennikov (2016) and Poinar and Ballerio (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2014Ceratocanthus emarginatus Poinar p. 433 figs. 1-6
2016Germarostes emarginatus Ballerio and Grebennikov p. 27
2017Germarostes emarginatus Poinar and Ballerio p. 125

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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
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderScarabaeiformiaCrowson 1960
superfamilyScarabaeoidea
familyHybosoridaeErichson 1847
subfamilyCeratocanthinae(Martinez 1968)
tribeCeratocanthiniMartinez 1968
genusGermarostesPaulian 1982
speciesemarginatus()

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