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Lychnocolax  Bohart, 1951
Taxonomic Serial No.: 955169

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderStrepsiptera Kirby, 1813 – parasitic insects, twisted-winged parasites, estrepsítero, twisted-wing parasites, strepsipterans  
                                  SuborderStylopidia Kinzelbach, 1969  
                                     FamilyLychnocolacidae Bohart, 1951  
                                        GenusLychnocolax Bohart, 1951  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Lychnocolax aerius Kifune and Hirashima, 1989  
                                           Species Lychnocolax champloni Luna de Carvalho, 1967  
                                           Species Lychnocolax chinensis Kifune and Hirashima, 1989  
                                           Species Lychnocolax drysdalensis Kathirithamby, 1993  
                                           Species Lychnocolax henricarvalhensis Luna de Carvalho, 1967  
                                           Species Lychnocolax hispanicus Kathirithamby and Kifune, 1991  
                                           Species Lychnocolax insularis Kifune and Hirashima, 1989  
                                           Species Lychnocolax lundensis Luna de Carvalho, 1956  
                                           Species Lychnocolax maxillaris Kathirithamby, 1993  
                                           Species Lychnocolax mindanao Bohart, 1951  
                                           Species Lychnocolax mindoro Bohart, 1951  
                                           Species Lychnocolax neobritannicus Kifune and Hirashima, 1989  
                                           Species Lychnocolax nigeriensis Kifune, 1987  
                                           Species Lychnocolax novaeguineae Kifune and Hirashima, 1989  
                                           Species Lychnocolax orientalis Kifune, 1981  
                                           Species Lychnocolax ovatus Bohart, 1951  
                                           Species Lychnocolax palpalis Bohart, 1951  
                                           Species Lychnocolax postorbis Bohart, 1951  
                                           Species Lychnocolax redinhai Luna de Carvalho, 1956  
                                           Species Lychnocolax similis Chaudhuri, Ghosh and Das Gupta, 1983  
                                           Species Lychnocolax simplex Kifune and Hirashima, 1989  
                                           Species Lychnocolax solomon Kifune and Hirashima, 1989  
                                           Species Lychnocolax vietnamicus Kifune and Hirashima, 1989  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bohart, Richard M.  
  Publication Date: 1951   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Myrmecolacidae of the Philippines (Strepsiptera)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Wasmann Journal of Biology, vol. 9, no. 1   
  Page(s): 83-103   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kathirithamby, Jeyaraney  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Descriptions of Strepsiptera (Insecta) from southeast Asia, with a checklist of the genera and species occurring in the region   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, vol. 41, no. 2   
  Page(s): 173-201   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0217-2445   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Lychnocolax   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McMahon, Dino P., Alexander Hayward, and Jeyaraney Kathirithamby  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: The first molecular phylogeny of Strepsiptera (Insecta) reveals an early burst of molecular evolution correlated with the transition to endoparasitism   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: PLOS ONE, vol. 1, no. 6, e21206   
  Page(s): 1-10   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1932-6203   
  Notes: doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0021206 ; available online at   
  Reference for: Lychnocolax   

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