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Tachinusini

Insecta - Coleoptera - Staphylinidae

Taxonomy
Tachinidae was named by Fleming (1821). It is extant. Its type is Tachinus.

It was reranked as the tribe Tachinusini by Yamamoto (2021) and Jenkins Shaw et al. (2024).

It was assigned to Tachyporinae by Yamamoto (2021) and Jenkins Shaw et al. (2024).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2021Tachinusini Yamamoto p. 77
2024Tachinusini Jenkins Shaw et al. p. 124

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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
infraorderStaphyliniformia
superfamilyStaphylinoidea
familyStaphylinidae()
subfamilyTachyporinaeMacLeay 1825
tribeTachinusini()
tribeTachinusini()

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.

Tr. Tachinusini Fleming 1821
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G. †Hesterniasca Zhang et al. 1992
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Hesterniasca lata Cai et al. 2011
Hesterniasca obesa Zhang et al. 1992
G. †Mesotachinus Tikhomirova 1968
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Mesotachinus major Tikhomirova 1968
Mesotachinus medius Tikhomirova 1968
Mesotachinus minor Tikhomirova 1968
G. Nitidotachinus Campbell 1993
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G. †Protachinus Cai et al. 2013
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Protachinus minor Cai et al. 2013
G. Tachinus Gravenhorst 1802
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Tachinus apterus Maklin 1853
Tachinus arcticus Motschulsky 1860
Tachinus elongatus Gyllenhal 1810
Tachinus fimbriatus Gravenhorst 1802
Tachinus frigidus Erichson 1839
Tachinus instabilis Maklin 1853
Tachinus luridus Erichson 1840
Tachinus mimus Horn 1877
Tachinus sommatus Scudder 1900
Tachinus thruppi Hatch 1957
Invalid names: Elliptoma Motschulsky 1845 [synonym]
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

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Callovian to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 166.10000 to 0.01170 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 157.3 Ma

Collections (52 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3Kazakhstan (Chimkent) Mesotachinus major (105970 106102) Mesotachinus major, Mesotachinus medius (106101) Mesotachinus major, Mesotachinus minor (105971)
Tithonian152.1 - 145.0Australia (New South Wales) Protachinus minor (128121)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45China (Liaoning) Hesterniasca lata (111725)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0China (Shandong) Hesterniasca obesa (106313)
Chadronian37.2 - 33.9USA (Colorado) Tachinus sommatus (106381 106382 106384 124681)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Russian Federation Tachinus sp. (113713)
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588Germany (Niedersachsen) Staphylininae indet. (109196)
Gelasian2.588 - 1.806Greenland Tachinus elongatus (160143) Tachinus spp., Tachinus elongatus (160109 160144 160153)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Russian Federation Tachinus spp. (163069)
Chibanian0.774 - 0.129Russian Federation Tachinus arcticus (163098)
Middle Pleistocene0.774 - 0.129United Kingdom Tachinus sp. (168271)
Middle Pleistocene0.774 - 0.129United Kingdom (Warwickshire) Tachinus sp. (169389)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117USA (Washington) Tachinus frigidus, Tachinus crotchii, Tachinus angustatus, Tachinus mimus (157092 167662) Tachinus instabilis (169370) Tachinus sp. (169375) Tachinus tachyporoides (169376) Tachinus thruppi (169378 169379)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117USA (Colorado) Tachinus elongatus, Tachinus angustatus, Tachinus fimbriatus (169347) Tachinus elongatus, Tachinus lanei (169336) Tachinus schwartzi (169350)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117United Kingdom (England) Tachinus elongatus (164919)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117United Kingdom (Worcestershire) Tachinus sp. A, Tachinus spp. (163070)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117USA (Alaska) Tachinus apertus (169385)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117Russian Federation Tachinus arcticus (153436 153439 153441 153442 153443 153444 153445 153446 163103 163104 163106 173205 173208) Tachinus sp. (173216)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117USA (Pennsylvania) Tachinus tachyporoides (137207)
Tarantian0.129 - 0.0117USA (Pennsylvania) Tachinus luridus (137206) Tachinus tachyporoides (137204 137205)