†family Boltonocostidae Ross et al. 2013 (winged insect)

Insecta - Dicondylia - Boltonocostidae

Synonym: Orthocostidae Bolton 1912 [replaced name]

Full reference: A. J. Ross, D. B. Nicholson, and E. A. Jarzembowski. 2013. Boltonocostidae nom. nov. (Insecta, Hypoperlida), a replacement name for Orthocostidae Bolton, 1912. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 70:291-292

Parent taxon: Neoptera according to J. Prokop et al. 2017

See also Bolton 1921, Carpenter 1992, Handlirsch 1919, Handlirsch 1922 and Ross et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Ampelipteridae, Apheloneuridae, Archaemiopteridae, Archipanorpidae, Asiuropidae, Baryshnyalidae, Blattoneoptera, Choristosialidae, Clareocercaria, Controversala, Dictyodipteridae, Dictyophara scudderi, Endoneoptera, Eopanorpella, Exopterygota, Gelasopteridae, Glosselytrodea, Hemineoptera, Holometabola, Metropatoridae, Metropatorites, Micropalentomidae, Mixotermitoidea, Naucoris crassus, Oiophassus, Orthoneoptera, Palaeoheteroptera, Palaeonepidoideus, Paraneoptera, Perielytridae, Permembiidae, Permosialidae, Polyneoptera, Prosigara, Psocodea, Saurodectidae, Sibosmylina, Sinembiidae, Sphalmatoblattina, Sycopteridae, Sycopteron, Synomaloptilidae, Tillyardites, Trachopterygidae, Triadochorista, Trichorthophlebia, Uninervidae

Subtaxa: Boltonocosta

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Type: Boltonocosta



• Carboniferous of France (1 collection), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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