Superfamily Orussoidea Newman 1834 (wood wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera

Synonym: Karatavitoidea Rasnitsyn 1963

Full reference: E. Newman. 1834. Attempted division of British insect into natural orders. The Entomological Magazine 2:379-431

Parent taxon: Unicalcarida according to M. J. Sharkey et al. 2012

See also Heraty et al. 2011 and Rasnitsyn and Zhang 2010

Sister taxa: Apocrita, Cephoidea, Cratoenigma, Orussomorpha, Siricoidea, Vespina, Xiphydrioidea

Subtaxa: Burmorussidae Karatavitidae Orussidae Paroryssidae

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• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (1 collection)

• Eocene of the Russian Federation (1)

• Cretaceous of China (1), Myanmar (2), the Russian Federation (1), United States (1: New Jersey)

• Jurassic of China (2), Germany (1), Kazakhstan (5)

Total: 15 collections including 32 occurrences

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