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Blattaria (cockroach)

Insecta - Blattaria

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1810Blattida Latreille
1810Blattariae Latreille p. 246
1849Heterogamia antiqua Heer p. 1 figs. Pl 1 fig 1
1864Heterogamia antiqua Heer p. 291
1882Blattoptera Brunner
1887Lithomylacris kirkbyi Woodward p. 55 figs. Pl 2, fig 4
1889Periplaneta maculata Brauer et al. p. 12 figs. Pl 2 fig 14
1890Zetobora brunneri Scudder p. 217 figs. Pl 17 fig 12
1895Actea dubia Meunier
1895Etoblattina exigua Scudder p. 76 figs. Pl V fig 4
1895Gerablattina perita Scudder p. 114 figs. Pl 9 fig 17
1895Gerablattina richmondiana Scudder pp. 116-117 figs. Pl 10 fig 1
1906Blattoidea Handlirsch p. 172
1906Ophismoblatta maculata Handlirsch p. 527 figs. Pl XLVI fig 2
1906Coleopteron dubia Handlirsch p. 571
1906Leptoblattina acuminata Schlechtendal figs. Pl 5 fig 16
1906Leptoblattina bella Schlechtendal figs. Pl 3 fig 5
1906Leptoblattina delicula Schlechtendal figs. Pl 3 fig 8ab; Pl 5 fig 4
1906Leptoblattina minima Schlechtendal figs. Pl 5 fig 15
1906Leptoblattina minuta Schlechtendal figs. Pl 3 fig 7; Pl 5 fig 7
1906Leptoblattina perbrevis Schlechtendal figs. Pl 5 fig 14
1906Leptoblattina relicta Schlechtendal figs. Pl 5 fig 8
1906Blattoidea confusa Schlechtendal p. 294 figs. Pl 30, fig 28
1906Blattoidea agilis Schlechtendal p. 295 figs. Pl 30, fig 33
1906Blattoidea excellens Schlechtendal p. 298 figs. Pl 31, fig 3
1906Blattoidea separata Schlechtendal p. 298 figs. Pl 30, fig 51
1906Blattoidea venusta Schlechtendal p. 298 figs. Pl 30, fig 50
1906Blattoidea dictyoneura Schlechtendal p. 299 figs. Pl 31, fig 10
1906Blattoidea propria Schlechtendal p. 299 figs. Pl 31, fig 11
1906Blattoidea singularis Schlechtendal p. 299 figs. Pl 31, fig 9
1907Zetobora brunneri Handlirsch p. 696
1908Schizoblattina minor Sellards p. 518
1908Schizoblattina schucherti Sellards p. 518 figs. Pl LXX fig 7
1908Haenoblattina tenuis Sellards p. 524 figs. Pl LXXI fig 1
1911Hemimylacris convexa Bolton p. 156 figs. Pl 7, fig 3
1911Archimylacris (Schizoblatta) obovata Bolton p. 157 figs. Pl 7, figs 4-6
1911Blattoidea Handlirsch
1920Pycnoscelus gardneri Cockerell p. 275
1920Sooblattella britannica Handlirsch p. 437 fig. 2
1920Blattariae kliveri Handlirsch p. 459
1920Blattariae reisi Handlirsch p. 460
1921Etoblattina mensa Meunier p. 134 figs. Pl 16, fig 11; text-fig 102
1921Etoblattina inclusa Meunier p. 150 figs. Pl 18, fig 12; text-fig 129
1921Etoblattina gerablattini Meunier p. 153 figs. Pl 19, fig 5; text-fig 135
1921Etoblattina incurvata Meunier p. 153 figs. Pl 19, fig 4; text-fig 134
1922Archimylacris (Schizoblatta) obovata Bolton p. 109 figs. Pl 7, fig 4; text-fig 35
1922Hemimylacris convexa Bolton p. 123 figs. Pl 8, fig 8
1922Sooblattella britannica Handlirsch p. 117
1931Parapanorpa Zalessky p. 213
1937Blattodea Martynov p. 19
1953Blattariae Bode
1953Sysciophlebia uralica Zalessky p. 269 fig. 5
1956Parallelophoridae Haupt p. 16
1956Parallelophora Haupt p. 17
1956Parallelophoridae Haupt p. 17
1956Eotermes Haupt p. 28
1965Blattodea Müller p. 869
1968Blattodea Sharov
1982Sinogrammitidae Hong p. 91
1986Blattaria Hong
1986Mesophonus maculatus Kjellesvig-Waering p. 81
1987Blattodea Geyer and Kleber p. 338
1989Blattaria Zhang p. 415
1992Blattaria Carpenter p. 134
2003Blattaria Vršanský
2004Blattodea Kukalová-Peck and Lawrence
2007Blattodea Jarzembowski and Schneider p. 450
2007Blattoptera Martins-Neto and Gallego
2007Blattoidea Martins-Neto and Gallego p. 203
2010Blattida Vršanský
2011Blattodea Béthoux et al. p. 627
2012Blattodea Eades
2014Blattodea Misof et al.
2014Blattodea Nel et al.
2016Alienoptera Bai et al. p. 318
2016Aethiocarenodea Poinar and Brown p. 100
2019Blattodea Evangelista et al. p. 627
2019Blattodea Wipfler et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
RankNameAuthor
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
orderBlattaria(Latreille 1810)
orderBlattaria(Latreille 1810)

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
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 Westphalian C to the top of the Late/Upper Miocene or 314.60000 to 5.33300 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 311.45 Ma

Collections (213 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Westphalian C314.6 - 311.45Germany (Saarland) Blattariae indet b (124244)
Kasimovian307.0 - 303.7USA (New Mexico) Blattaria indet. (49663)
Stephanian306.95 - 298.9Germany (Rheinlande) Blattariae sp. c (126164)
Stephanian306.95 - 298.9Germany (Rhineland-Palatinate) Blattariae kliveri (123810)
Stephanian306.95 - 298.9Germany Blattariae sp d (138157)
Stephanian306.95 - 298.9Germany (Saarland) Blattariae indet. (156607) Blattariae sp a (138363)
Stephanian C303.4 - 301.2Portugal Blattaria indet. (152394)
Asselian298.9 - 295.5Germany Blattariae reisi (138360)
Artinskian290.1 - 279.3Uruguay Barona arcuata (124521)
Artinskian290.1 - 279.3France (Languedoc) Permoponopterix lodevensis (105044)
Artinskian290.1 - 279.3Russian Federation (Perm) Blattaria indet. (153669)
Kungurian279.3 - 272.3France (Languedoc) Permoponopterix lodevensis (105045)
Triassic252.17 - 201.3China (Xinjiang) Triassoblatta simplina (146283)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0China (Shanxi) Sogdoblatta shanxiensis (155156)
Longobardian242.0 - 235.0China (Shaanxi) Rhipidoblattina lonchopteris (123778)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Japan Samaroblatta fronda (155677)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0China (Xinjiang) Taublatta simplina (156325)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Kyrgyzstan (Osh) Sogdoblatta nana, Sogdoblatta maxima, Thuringoblatta sogdianensis (110763) Sogdoblatta nana, Sogdoblatta porrecta, Thuringoblatta sogdianensis (105007) Sogdoblatta nana, Thuringoblatta sogdianensis (106088) Thuringoblatta sogdianensis (106090 110764 113406 113468 122973 151569 153450 153451 153452 153453)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Argentina (La Rioja) Samaroblatta sp., Samaroblatta gualoensis, Samaroblatta corrientesina (122987)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0South Africa (Eastern Cape) Samaroblatta parvula (115196) Samaroblatta sp. (23142)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Germany (Thuringia) Thuringoblatta gimmi (115919)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Germany Mesoblattopsis franconica (114862)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3China (Sichuan) Taublatta lata (155014)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3China (Hebei) Rhipidoblattina sp., Caloblattina sp. (202335)
Norian228.0 - 208.5Australia (Queensland) Samaroblatta reticulata, Samaroblatta triassica, Samaroblatta jonesi, Samaroblatta blabelloides, Samaroblatta intercalata (111558)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3China (Sichuan) Dazhublattella lini (157088) Taublatta deradialis (146285)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Turkey Mesoblattopsis pruvosti (152783)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3United Kingdom (England) Blattidae indet. 1 (115222) Mesoblattina geikiei (113957)
Hettangian201.3 - 199.3China (Hunan) Euryblattula opima, Euryblattula obliqua, Euryblattula lepta, Euryblattula pura, Samaroblatta nitida, Samaroblatta rhypha, Soliblatta lampra, Rhipidoblattina forticrusa (155338)
Hettangian - Sinemurian201.3 - 190.8USA (Connecticut) Blattaria indet. (153636)
Sinemurian199.3 - 190.8China (Jiangxi) Samaroblatta sp., Samaroblatta nitida (156323)
Sinemurian199.3 - 190.8South Africa (East Cape) Striatotegmen africanum (108811)
Sinemurian199.3 - 190.8China (Hunan) Samaroblatta turanica (155353) Samaroblattula scabra (155357) Samaroblattula subacuta (155356) Sogdoblatta compressa (155359)
Obtusum196.5 - 189.6United Kingdom (England) Rhipidoblattina sp. (114637)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Kyrgyzstan Rhipidoblattina kisylkiensis (160470) Sogdoblatta sp. 4, Sogdoblatta robusta, Sogdoblatta similis, Sogdoblatta magnifica, Taublatta kisylkiensis, Euryblattula sparsa (114701)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Tajikistan Rhipidoblattina elegans (123121) Rhipidoblattina sp., Sogdoblatta sp. 1, Sogdoblatta sp. 2, Sogdoblatta sp., Sogdoblatta elongata, Taublatta sp., Samaroblattula sp., Sogdoblatta compressa, Taublatta curvata, Taublatta dubiosa, Rhipidoblattina angustata, Rhipidoblattina latior, Samaroblattula subacuta, Samaroblattula furcatella (114702) Samaroblatta turanica (114706) Samaroblattula sp. (123139) Sogdoblatta sp. (114705) Sogdoblatta sp. 3 (123120)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Russian Federation (Kemerovo) Kemerowia kusbassica, Samaroblatta tomica (117990)
Pliensbachian - Toarcian190.8 - 174.1China (Liaoning) Rhipidoblattina longa, Euryblattula beipiaoensis (157660) Rhipidoblattina longa, Rhipidoblattina mayingziensis, Euryblattula chaoyangensis (157659) Taublatta yangshugouensis (157661)
Pliensbachian - Toarcian190.8 - 174.1Russian Federation (Novokuznetsk) Samaroblatta acuminata, Itchetuja aculeata (105018)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Germany Blattina mathildae, Pachyneuroblattina rigida, Liadoblattina blakei, Mesoblattina zirkelii, Mesoblattina polyneura, Eublattula crassivena (123987) Caloblattina mathildae, Liadoblattina blakei (114991)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Germany (Niedersachsen) Apistoblattula convexa, Palmoblattina gottingensis, Polyphleboblatta tenuis, Mesoblattina grandis (105002) Caloblattina mathildae, Liadoblattina blakei (117795) Macroblattina elegans (107323) Ptyctoblattina acuteplicata (107552) Ptyctoblattina completa, Ptyctoblattina simplicior (107321) Ptyctoblattina dilatata (107343) Strebloblattula beienrodensis (107322) Trirhabdoblattina borealis (107555)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0United Kingdom (Gloucestershire) Mesoblattina bensoni (153651) Mesoblattina blakei (154307)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Germany (Baden-Würtemberg) Liadoblattina blakei (117796)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Mongolia Taublattopsis costalis (124855)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Russian Federation (Irkutsk) Rhipidoblattina tulunensis (104946) Sogdoblatta baleica (125228) Sogdoblatta elongata, Liadoblattina euryptera, Ijablatta maculata (104996)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1China (Liaoning) Euryblattula flabelliformis (173104) Rhipidoblattina hebeiensis (113478)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Australia (Western Australia) Caloblattinidae indet. 1, Caloblattinidae indet. 2, Caloblattinidae hind wing sp. 1, Rhipidoblattina boya (114239)
Toarcian - Aalenian182.7 - 170.3China (Hunan) Sogdoblatta sp., Euryblattula monchis (155351) Taublatta hesta (114577) Taublatta strenis (155355)
Toarcian - Aalenian182.7 - 170.3Russian Federation (Kemerovo) Etapia tomiensis (117989) Samaroblatta kuznetskiensis (125340)
Aalenian - Bajocian174.1 - 168.3Russian Federation (Krasnoyarsk) Sogdoblatta abakanensis (117988)
Aalenian - Bajocian174.1 - 168.3China (Qinghai) Samaroblattula reticulata (155015)
Middle Jurassic174.1 - 163.5China (Jilin) Samaroblatta frondoidis (146284)
Middle Jurassic174.1 - 163.5China (Gansu) Samaroblatta gausis (154783)
Middle Jurassic174.1 - 163.5China (Fujian) Taublatta ninghuaensis (146286)
Bajocian170.3 - 168.3China (Hunan) Rhipidoblattina radipinguis, Taublatta niujiaoshiensis, Taublatta siccitifoliosa, Taublatta semifoliosa (155354)
Bajocian - Bathonian170.3 - 166.1Russian Federation (Krasnoyarsk) Eublattula curvinervis (118010)
Bajocian - Bathonian170.3 - 166.1China (Anhui) Samaroblatta sp., Samaroblatta turanica (106695)
Bathonian168.3 - 166.1Mongolia Sogdoblatta parvula, Taublatta grandis, Samaroblattula oshinensis, Samaroblatta incompleta (119621)
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3China (Nei Mongol) Fortiblatta cuspicolor, Fuzia dadao, Divocina noci, Falcatusiblatta gracilis, Falcatusiblatta qiandaohua, Longifuzia pectinata (113360) Fuzia dadao, Graciliblatta bella, Falcatusiblatta gracilis, Longifuzia pectinata (117521) Parvifuzia marsa, Parvifuzia brava (113365) Parvifuzia peregrina, Arcofuzia cana, Colorifuzia agenora (117610)
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3China (Hebei) Rhipidoblattina emacerata (156314) Rhipidoblattina hebeiensis (113473 113476) Rhipidoblattina hebeiensis, Samaroblatta zhouyingziensis, Samaroblatta wangyingziensis, Fusiblatta arcuata, Sogdoblatta luanpingensis (154834) Rhipidoblattina longa, Rhipidoblattina lanceolata, Euryblattula lingulata (154837) Sogdoblatta sp., Rhipidoblattina chichengensis (156711)
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3China (Beijing Shi) Samaroblattula lineata, Samaroblattula lingulata, Sogdoblatta heiheensis, Rhipidoblattina yanqingensis, Euryblattula huapenensis, Samaroblattula lata, Samaroblattula houchengensis (162200)
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3China (Liaoning) Fusiblatta dongchangtaiensis (113482) Rhipidoblattina beipiaoensis (154832) Rhipidoblattina hebeiensis (154823) Rhipidoblattina liaoningensis (113477) Rhipidoblattina liugouensis, Rhipidoblattina hebeiensis, Rhipidoblattina tenuis (113475) Sogdoblatta haifanggouensis (113481)
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3Kazakhstan (Chimkent) Asioblatta punctata (106102) Rhipidoblattina karatavica, Rhipidoblattina maculata, Rhipidoblatta fusca, Rhipidoblatta brevivalvata, Asioblatta punctata (106101) Skok svaba (113439) Skok svaba, Decomposita triocella, Paleovia praecarnia (105970) Skok svaba, Rhipidoblattina karatavica, Decomposita triocella (105971) Srdiecko tri (31311)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Russian Federation (Buryat) Itchetuja aculeata (105017)
Oxfordian - Kimmeridgian163.5 - 152.1China (Yunnan) Rhipidoblattina sp. (164858)
Tithonian152.1 - 145.0Mongolia Shartegoblattina elongata (104748 118966 121393 125978 125981 164965) Shartegoblattina elongata, Blattaria indet. (119619)
Tithonian152.1 - 145.0Mongolia (Dund-Gov’ Aymag) Solemnia alexandri (117695 117696) Solemnia alexandri, Irreblatta relicta (117697)
Late/Upper Berriasian145.0 - 140.2United Kingdom (England) Mesoblattina bucklandi (133535)
Early/Lower Barremian130.0 - 125.45Spain Vitisma occidentalis (118913)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45Lebanon (Jabal Loubnane) Cratovitisma cortexi (122471)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0Mongolia (Selenginskij) Shartegoblattina colorata (118911) Shartegoblattina colorata, Vitisma orientalis, Blattaria indet. (117954)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0Mongolia Caloblattina rubens, Liadoblattina mongolica (124343)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0Russian Federation (Chita) Rhipidoblattina lacunata, Rhipidoblatta grandis (105968)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46China (Gansu) Rhipidoblattina spathulata (155038)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46China (Liaoning) Nuurcala obesa (138325) Rhipidoblattina decoris, Rhipidoblattina laternoforma (151518)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Mongolia (Govi-Altai) Rhipidoblattina gurvaniensis (122332)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0China (Jilin) Rhipidoblattina decoris (172391) Rhipidoblattina decoris, Rhipidoblattina magna, Umenocoleus nervosus (151876) Rhipidoblattina shulanensis, Rhipidoblattina jilinensis (172387)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Russian Federation (Buryatia) Petropterix sibirix (105536 118216) Petropterix sibirix, Vitisma rasnitsyni (122549) Vitisma rasnitsyni (106103 125412 125413 157030)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Mongolia Caloblattina sp. 2, Nuurcala popovi (125186) Caloblattina sp. 2, Petropterix mirabilis, Nuurcala popovi (113355) Caloblattina sp. 2, Petropterix mirabilis, Nuurcala popovi, Vitisma diffusa (113359) Elytropterix magnificiens, Nuurcala popovi (138924) Nuurcala popovi (121710 146608 155548 155549 155550 155551) Nuurcala popovi, Vitisma diffusa (121714) Nuurcala srneci (103656) Petropterix mirabilis (121711 121713 138922) Petropterix mirabilis, Nuurcala popovi (125194) Petropterix mirabilis, Petropterix alexeevi, Nuurcala popovi, Vitisma diffusa (113356)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0USA (Montana) Lygobius knowltoni (152619)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0China (Shandong) Rhipidoblattina nanligezhuangensis (154886)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0China (Liaoning) Rhipidoblattina fuxinensis (151519)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Brazil (Ceara) Cratovitisma oldreadi, Ponopterix axelrodi (34899)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03China (Gansu) Blattapterix gansu (138919) Cretacechorista qilianshanensis (133419)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Brazil (Ceará) Apiblatta muratai (122926) Cratovitisma oldreadi (122919 122921) Cratovitisma oldreadi, Ponopterix maxima, Ponopterix axelrodi, Vcelesvab cratocretokrat (122557) Ponopterix axelrodi (122352 138921) Ponopterix burkhardi (122918) Ponopterix maxima (140371)
Albian113.0 - 100.5China (Gansu) Petropterix kukalovae (138923) Umenocoleus sinuatus (138918)
Albian113.0 - 100.5Jordan Compunctiotypus hudai (124847)
Albian113.0 - 100.5South Korea Rhipidoblattina jilinensis (184790) Rhipidoblattina sp. (184785) Samaroblatta rhypha, Rhipidoblattina radipinguis (184784)
Late/Upper Albian105.3 - 99.6France (Poitou-Charentes) Caloblattinidae indet., Eadia aidae, Sociala perlucida (99114)
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9USA (Minnesota) Blattaria indet. 1, Blattaria indet. 2 (140292)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5France (Charente-Maritime) Blattaria indet. (107076)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Myanmar Alienopterus brachyelytrus, Caputoraptor elegans (178121) Caputoraptor elegans (185162 191654 191655) Caputoraptor elegans, Alienopterella stigmatica (195541) Cratovitisma bechlyi (123053 184414) Raphidiomimula burmitica (123020) Teyia branislav (167760) Teyia huangi, Teyia branislav, Meilia jinghanae, Caputoraptor vidit, Alienopterix ocularis, Crenocticola burmanica, Cratovitisma bechlyi (161726)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Myanmar (Kachin) Aethiocarenus burmanicus (104053)
Turonian93.9 - 89.8USA (New Jersey) Jantaropterix newjersey (110895)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Myanmar Blattaria indet. (195455)
Bridgerian50.3 - 46.2USA (Colorado) Grant viridifluvius, Chimaeroblattina brevipes (181560)
MP 1348.6 - 40.4Germany (Eifel) Blattaria indet. (138912)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97China (Shandong) Phantocephalus meridionalis (128551)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Russian Federation (Khabarovsk) Blattaria indet. (117672)