†family Drepanochaitophoridae Zhang and Hong 1999 (aphid)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Drepanochaitophoridae

Full reference: G. X. Zhang and Y. C. Hong. 1999. A new family Drepanochaitophoridae (Homoptera: Aphidoidea) from Eocene Fushun amber of Liaoning province, China. Entomologia Sinica 6:127-134

Parent taxon: Aphidoidea according to J. Szwedo 2018

See also Heie and Wegierek 2011

Sister taxa: Anconatus, Aphididae, Aphidioides, Aphis delicatula, Aphis gurnetensis, Aphis longicaudatus, Bajsaphididae, Canadaphididae, Cretamyzidae, Geranchon, Jurocallis, Oviparosiphidae, Palaeoforda, Penaphis, Rasnitsynaphididae, Sbenaphis, Sinaphididae, Sunaphis, Thelaxidae, Xilutianocallis

Subtaxa: Drepanochaitophorus

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Type: Drepanochaitophorus

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Xilutian coal mine, Fushun amber (post-1980 collection) (Eocene of China)

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