Infraorder Raptipedia Willmann 1987 (scorpionfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera

Full reference: R. Willmann. 1987. The phylogenetic system of the Mecoptera. Systematic Entomology 12:519-524

Parent taxon: Pistillifera according to R. Willmann 1987

See also Ansorge 1996 and Petrulevicius and Jarzembowski 2004

Sister taxon: Opisthogonopora

Subtaxa: Bittacidae Cimbrophlebiidae

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Eocene of Canada (1: British Columbia collection), Denmark (1), Germany (1), Poland (3), the Russian Federation (4), the United Kingdom (1), United States (3: Colorado, Utah, Washington)

• Paleocene of Argentina (1)

• Cretaceous of China (4), Myanmar (2), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (2)

• Jurassic of China (10), Germany (12), Kazakhstan (7), Kyrgyzstan (3), Mongolia (2), the Russian Federation (4), Tajikistan (1), the United Kingdom (1)

• Triassic of Australia (2), China (1), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 68 collections including 134 occurrences

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