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Afrobittacus  Londt, 1994
Taxonomic Serial No.: 810400

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2009   

 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  
                               OrderMecoptera  – scorpion flies, hangingflies, scorpionflies, snowflies  
                                  FamilyBittacidae  – hanging scorpionflies, hangingflies  
                                     GenusAfrobittacus Londt, 1994  
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                                        Species Afrobittacus melanostigma Londt, 1994  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Londt, Jason G. H.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title: A catalogue of Afrotropical Mecoptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Annals of the Natal Museum, vol. 35   
  Page(s): 45-59   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0304-0798   
  Reference for: Afrobittacus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Londt, Jason G. H.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title: Afrobittacus, a new genus with Neotropical affiliations from west and central Africa (Mecoptera: Bittacidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of African Zoology, vol. 108, no. 4   
  Page(s): 401-406   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0776-7943   
  Reference for: original description   

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