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Zorotypus acanthothorax  Engel and Grimaldi, 2002
Taxonomic Serial No.: 899219

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                               OrderZoraptera Silvestri, 1913 – zorapterans, zorápteros, angel insects  
                                  FamilyZorotypidae Silvestri, 1913 – angel insects  
                                     GenusZorotypus Silvestri, 1913  
                                        SubgenusZorotypus (Octozoros) Engel, 2003  
                                           SpeciesZorotypus acanthothorax Engel and Grimaldi, 2002  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Engel, M. S., and D. A. Grimaldi  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: The first mesozoic Zoraptera (Insecta)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Museum Novitates, no. 3362   
  Page(s): 1-20   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0003-0082   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Engel, Michael S. / Klass, Klaus-Dieter, ed.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogeny of the Zoraptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Entomologische Abhandlungen, vol. 61, no. 2: Proceedings of the 1st Dresden Meeting on Insect Phylogeny: 'Phylogenetic Relationships within the Insect Orders' (Dresden, September 19-21, 2003)   
  Page(s): 147-148   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0373-8981   
  Reference for: Zorotypus acanthothorax   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Rafael, José Albertino, and Michael S. Engel  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new species of Zorotypus from Central Amazonia, Brazil (Zoraptera: Zorotypidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Museum Novitates, no. 3528   
  Page(s): 1-11   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0003-0082   
  Notes: Available online at and contains an updated checklist of world zoraptera as Appendix 1   
  Reference for: Zorotypus acanthothorax   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Southern Asia  



  Comment: Fossil taxon from Burmese Cretaceous amber  



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