Titanophasma Brongniart 1882 (winged insect)

Insecta - Palaeodictyoptera

Full reference: C. Brongniart. 1882. Sur un novel insecte fossile de l'ordre des Orthoptères, provenant des terrains houillers de Commentry (Allier). Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires des Séances de l'Académie des Sciences 95:1228-1230

Parent taxon: Palaeodictyoptera according to A. Handlirsch 1922

See also Handlirsch 1906 and Handlirsch 1919

Sister taxa: Achaeoptilus, Aenigmatopsis, Althansia, Anagesthes, Anthracosta, Asiodictya, Bathytaptus, Bojoptera, Breyerioidea, Brongniartites, Brongniartula, Commentryites, Compsoneura, Delafondia, Diathemidae, Dictyoneurina, Diexodus, Dyscritus, Elmoboriidae, Eubleptidae, Eugereonoidea, Eumecoptera, Eurydictyella, Eurythmopteryx, Frankenholziina, Gegenemene, Haplophlebium, Heolidae, Heolus, Homoiopteridae, Homothetidae, Idoptilus, Kansasia, Kansasiidae, Mammia, Mecynoptera, Mecynopteridae, Mecynostomites, Megaptilidae, Mongolianidae, Monsteropterum, Neopalaeodictyoptera, Neosecoptera, Palaeodictyoptera amissa, Palaeodictyoptera macrophlebia, Palaiotaptus, Palapteris, Paraboltonia, Parahaplophlebium, Paramecynostoma, Paramegaptilus, Permothemistidae, Platephemera, Propalingenia, Pseudomecynostoma, Psychroptilidae, Pteronidia, Pteronidiidae, Pyebrodia, Rochdalia, Saarlandia, Saarlandiidae, Sabitaptus, Schedoneura, Scudderiana, Scudderina, Severinopsis, Spilaptera sutcliffei, Spilapterites, Spilapteroidea, Straeleniellidae, Synaptoneura, Turnbullia, Eukulojidae

Subtaxa: Titanophasma fayoli

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Type: Titanophasma fayoli

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Commentry (MNHN Brongniart coll) (Carboniferous of France)

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