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Palaeodictyoptera

Insecta - Palaeodictyoptera

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Palaeodictyoptera Goldenberg p. 8
1877Termitidium amissum Goldenberg p. 17 figs. Pl 1, fig 6
1904Mecynopteridae Handlirsch p. 7
1906Dictyoneurida Handlirsch
1906Palaeodictyoptera Handlirsch p. 61
1906Dictyoneura amissa Handlirsch p. 78 figs. Pl X fig 5
1906Dictyoneura macrophlebia Handlirsch p. 78 figs. Pl 10, fig 6
1906Mecynopteridae Handlirsch p. 82
1906Heolidae Handlirsch p. 94
1906Protohemiptera Handlirsch p. 387
1906Heolidae Handlirsch p. 677
1913Dictyoneura amissa von Schlechtendal p. 128 figs. Pl 10, fig 2
1913Dictyoneura macrophlebica von Schlechtendal p. 129 figs. Pl 10, fig 1
1916Spilaptera sutcliffei Bolton p. 53 figs. Pl 4, fig 1
1919Mecynopteridae Handlirsch p. 524
1919Pteronidiidae Handlirsch p. 524
1919Heolidae Handlirsch p. 527
1921Pteronidiidae Bolton
1921Spilaptera sutcliffei Bolton p. 54 figs. 14; Pl III fig 3
1922Mecynopteridae Handlirsch p. 35
1922Pteronidiidae Handlirsch p. 35
1922Heolidae Handlirsch p. 42
1922Spilapterites Handlirsch p. 57
1922Spilapterites sutcliffei Handlirsch p. 57
1928Palaeodictyoptera Martynov p. 4
1930Saarlandiidae Guthörl p. 154
1930Mecynopteridae Pruvost p. 147
1932Archodonata Martynov
1934Saarlandiidae Guthörl p. 85
1937Protohemiptera McKeown p. 31
1938Permothemistida Martynov
1946Hemiodonata Zalessky p. 63
1954Kansasiidae Demoulin p. 334
1976Neosecoptera Riek p. 230
1980Permothemistida Sinitshenkova p. 98
1981Dictyoneurida Sinitshenkova p. 121
1992Palaeodictyoptera Carpenter p. 26
1996Palaeodictyoptera Brauckmann and Gröning
2005Palaeodictyoptera Atkinson
2005Palaeodictyoptera Grimaldi and Engel
2007Palaeodictyoptera Bechly

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
RankNameAuthor
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
superorderPalaeodictyopterida(Bechly 1996)
orderPalaeodictyoptera
orderPalaeodictyoptera

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Created: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Modified: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Bush and Bambach 2015

Age range: base of the Bashkirian to the top of the Wuchiapingian or 323.20000 to 254.17000 Ma

Collections (183 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Arnsbergian326.4 - 318.1Germany (Bitterfeld) Delitzschala bitterfeldensis (132797)
Bashkirian323.2 - 315.2China (Ningxia) Namuroningxia elegans, Sinodunbaria jarmilae, Tytthospilaptera wangae (139576) Xiaheyanella orta (175803)
Marsdenian318.1 - 314.6Germany (Ruhr) Archaemegaptilus schloesseri (152121) Homaloneura ligeia (155261) Jugobreyeria sippelorum (155262) Rhabdoptilus volmensis, Dictyoneuridae indet., Homaloneura berenice, Homoioptera vorhallensis, Lithomantis varius, Dictyoneura kemperi (155260)
Marsdenian318.1 - 314.6Germany Patteiskya bouckaerti, Schmidtopteron adictyon (133679)
Marsdenian - Yeadonian318.1 - 314.6Germany Homaloneura berenice (118176)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6United Kingdom (Wales) Lithosialis truemani (151384)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6Canada (Nova Scotia) Brodioptera amiae (122486)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6Czech Republic Breyeria barborae (161382)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6Canada (New Brunswick) Homothetus fossilis, Dyscritus vetustus (114459) Platephemera antiqua (122729)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6United Kingdom (Staffordshire) Lithomantis carbonarius (123934)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6USA (Alabama) Archaemegaptilus blakelyi (198288) Pharciphyzelus lacefieldi (126586)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6United Kingdom Anglopterum magnificum (102655 124367) Palaeodictyopteron higginsi, Palaeomantis macroptera (123935)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6United Kingdom (England) Mecynoptera tuberculata (34905) Spilaptera sutcliffei, Rochdalia parkeri (127287)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6Netherlands (Limburg) Breyeria harlemensis (110966)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6Netherlands Breyeria limburgica (157411) Hadroneuria heidei (157408)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6Belgium Anthracosta duboisi (155622)
Yeadonian318.1 - 314.6Czech Republic Ostrava nigra, Severinopsis vetusta (114184)
Yeadonian318.1 - 314.6Belgium Straeleniella namurensis (128630)
Westphalian318.1 - 306.95USA (Alabama) Palaeodictyoptera indet. (81525)
Westphalian318.1 - 306.95USA (Rhode Island) Polycreagra elegans (114463)
Westphalian318.1 - 306.95Germany (Saarbrücken) Termes affinis, Dictyoneura gracilis, Dictyoneurula kliveri, Eurydictya richteri, Kallenbergia handlirschi, Arltia willerti, Polioptenus willerti, Althansia sahneri, Saarlandia flexisubcostata (124243)
Moscovian315.2 - 307.0USA (New Mexico) Sandiella readi (123972)
Moscovian315.2 - 307.0Czech Republic Acridites priscus, Gryllacris bohemica (122570)
Moscovian315.2 - 307.0Argentina Breyeria brauckmanni (152346)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6Czech Republic Paraostrava stanislavi (114330)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6United Kingdom (Staffordshire) Homaloneura sp. (34935)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6United Kingdom (Scotland) Lithomantis carbonarius (123955)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6United Kingdom (Wales) Boltoniella uniformis (151395) Lithosialis daviesii (151383) Palaeodictyoptera indet. (151405)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6Netherlands Breyeria sp. (157410) Breyeria vrankeni (128571) Jongmansia tuberculata (157409)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6United Kingdom Aenigmatodes regularis (127289) Etoblattina peachii (127546)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6USA (Kentucky) Sheltoweeptera redbirdi (127564)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6United Kingdom (Yorkshire) Blattodea indet. (192013) Palaeodictyoptera indet. (131850)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6United Kingdom (England) Corydalis brongniarti (122563) Pteronidia plicatula, Cryptovenia moyseyi (127218)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6France (Nord-Pas-de-Calais) Boltonia robusta (154640) Climacoptera antiqua (152823) Macroptera greberi (152802) Synaptoneura champyi (154641)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6France Breyeriopsis delruei (152784)
Westphalian B314.6 - 314.6Belgium Sabitaptus lagagei (155623)
Westphalian C314.6 - 311.45USA (Alabama) Bathytaptus falcipennis (114471) Eurythmopteryx antiqua (114461)
Westphalian C314.6 - 311.45Germany Dictyoneura elegans, Dictyoneura elongata, Termes laxa (155593)
Westphalian C314.6 - 311.45USA (Pennsylvania) Titanophasma jucunda, Haplophlebium longipennis (111045)
Westphalian C314.6 - 311.45Czech Republic Palingenia feistmanteli (123777)
Westphalian C314.6 - 311.45Germany (Saarland) Cleffia sarana, Saarodictyum abnormis (125793) Dictyoneura humboldtiana (123956) Dictyoneura schmitzi, Dictyoneura obsoleta, Termes decheni, Termes heeri, Termitidium amissum, Dictyoneura macrophlebia (122601) Dictyoneura sinuosa (124244) Scepasma mediomatricorum (132750)
Westphalian C314.6 - 311.45USA (Tennessee) Breyeria rappi (122498)
Westphalian C314.6 - 311.45Belgium Anthracentomon latipenne (123820) Mecynoptera splendida (151844) Pachytylopsis borinensis (123824) Stenodictyoneura belgica (151685)
Westphalian C314.6 - 311.45Czech Republic (Central Bohemian) Bojoptera colorata (126152)
Westphalian C - Westphalian D314.6 - 306.95Germany Dictyoneura nigra (123825)
Westphalian C - Westphalian D314.6 - 306.95USA (Rhode Island) Heolus providentiae (114462)
Westphalian C - Westphalian D314.6 - 306.95Canada (Nova Scotia) Haplophlebium barnesii (114457) Palaeodictyoptera indet. (155666)
Westphalian C - Westphalian D314.6 - 306.95Germany (Lower Saxony) Breyeria brevis (122517) Hasala inferiorsaxonica (133674) Homoioptera kortumi (122516) Homoioptera kortumi, Breyeria solida, Breyeria bistrata, Hasala inferiorsaxonica (122514)
Westphalian C - Westphalian D314.6 - 306.95United Kingdom Lamproptilia tenuitegminata (127288)
Westphalian C - Westphalian D314.6 - 306.95France Breyeriidae indet., Homoiopteridae indet., Spilaptera splendens, Aviobreyeria gracilis (122504)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95USA (Illinois) Adolarryia bairdi (127045) Athymodictya parva, Amousus mazonus, Diexodus debilis, Scepasma gigas, Ametretus laevis (112630) Eubleptus danielsi (122493 146857 151848 151849 151852 151856 151857 151858 151859) Eubleptus maculosus (151851) Homaloneura dabasinskasi (122483 151854) Homaloneura dabasinskasi, Mazonopterum wolfforum, Bizarrea obscura (112638) Larryia osterbergi (127041) Lycodemas adolescens (122538) Mammia alutacea, Palaiotaptus mazonus, Acridites priscus (21981) Mazonopterum wolfforum (127036 127040) Mazothairos enormis (127039) Mcluckiepteron luciae (122534) Neofouquea suzanneae (122500) Spilaptera americana (122539) Thesoneura americana (133734) Turnbullia priscillae (122529)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95Germany (Lower Saxony) Breyeria brevis, Pyebrodia martinsnetoi, Lithomantis meyeri (122518) Breyeria solida, Breyeria bistrata, Hasala inferiorsaxonica (112605) Homoioptera kortumi, Breyeria brevis, Pyebrodia martinsnetoi, Homaloneura kiliani (122515) Pyebrodia janseni (122537) Spilapteridae indet., Lithomantis meyeri (112606)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95United Kingdom Mazonopterum wolfforum (124368)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95United Kingdom (Somerset) Mazonopterum cooperi (126868) Vernooijia sassoonae (192011)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95USA (Indiana) Turneropterum turneri (127042)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95United Kingdom (Gloucestershire) Lycocercidae indet. (192012)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95Germany Dictyoneura sp., Saarlandia chandesrisi (153146) Dictyoneuridae gen indet sp a, Polioptenus mancomediali, Arltia mioanali, Arltia eurycubitalis, Palapteris stenodictyus, Rotundopteris multimediali, Macrodictya stenomediali, Pseudocleffia palatina, Stilbocrocis lanceolata, Longivenapteris pulchra (156605)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95France Polioptenus bertrandi (153145)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95Germany (Rhineland-Palatinate) Termes formosus, Dictyophlebia protogaea (122576)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95Germany (Saarland) Roechlingia hitleri (132751)
Kasimovian307.0 - 303.7Ukraine (Voroshilovgrad) Spilaptera tanaica (123534)
Kasimovian307.0 - 303.7USA (Kansas) Lycodus garretti (122494)
Kasimovian307.0 - 303.7USA (New Mexico) Madera mamayi (49663)
Kasimovian - Gzhelian307.0 - 298.9Russian Federation Paimbia ultima, Parathesoneura carpenteri, Baeoneura obscura, Tchirkovaea guttata (102503) Parathesoneura anfractuosa (123383) Tchirkovaea sharovi, Paimbia fenestrata (155728 155729) Tchirkovaea triramosa (155730)
Stephanian306.95 - 298.9Germany (Nordrhein-Westfalen) Synarmoge ferrarii (154200)
Stephanian B304.8 - 303.4France Delafondia granulata (172760)
Gzhelian303.7 - 298.9Australia (Tasmania) Insecta indet. (77198)
Gzhelian303.7 - 298.9Austria Arltia carnica (153154)
Gzhelian303.7 - 298.9Russian Federation Asiodictya rossica (124583) Neuburgia altaica (124587) Palaeodictyoptera indet., Dictyoneuridae indet., Dictyoneuroidea indet. (124586) Tchirkovaea guttata (124591)
Gzhelian303.7 - 298.9France Fouquea comstocki, Archaecompsoneura superba, Fouquea needhami, Homoioptera gigantea, Homoioptera brongniarti, Borrea boulei, Archaemegaptilus kiefferi, Archaeoptilus boulei, Stenodictya sp. A, Stenodictya sp. B, Microdictya agnita, Stenodictya thevenini, Stenodictya pygmaea, Stenodictya grandissima, Microdictya klebsi, Stenodictya parisiana, Microdictya lacroixi, Microdictya villeneuvei, Cockerellia peromapteroides, Stenodictya fayoli, Stenodictya vasseuri, Cockerelliella sepulta, Stenodictya gaudryi (121979) Goldenbergia hamyi (123260) Goldenbergia handlirschi, Microdictya latipennis (124916) Protagrion audouini, Homaloneura elegans, Homaloneura bonnieri, Homaloneura punctata, Homaloneura joannae, Homaloneura ornata, Homaloneura lehmani, Homaloneura bucklandi, Spilaptera packardi, Spilaptera libelluloides, Becquerelia superba, Becquerelia tincta, Palaeoptilus brullei, Spilaptera meunieri, Becquerelia grehanti, Graphiptilus ramondi, Lamproptilia grandeuryi, Lamproptilia stirrupi, Fouquea lacroixi, Zeilleria fusca, Compsoneura formosa, Mecynostoma dohrni, Dictyoneura goldenbergi, Lycocercus brongniarti, Spilaptera guernei, Graphiptilus heeri, Graphiptilus williamsoni, Rhabdoptilus edwardsi, Borrea lachlani, Peromaptera filholi, Megaptilus blanchardi, Dictyoptilus renaulti, Scudderia lobata, Scudderia spinosa, Stenodictya gaudryi, Stenodictya perrieri, Stenodictya oustaleti, Stenodictya arnaudi, Stenodictya fritschii, Heeria vaillanti, Heeria hamyi, Stenodictya minima, Megaptilus brodiei, Fouquea sauvagei, Spilaptera venusta, Becquerelia elegans, Megaptilus scudderi, Titanophasma fayoli, Mecynostomites brongniarti, Paramecynostoma dohrnianum, Pseudomecynostoma dubium, Brongniartula rastrata, Lithomantis woodwardi (103635) Stenodictya laurentiauxi (121980)
Stephanian C303.4 - 301.2Portugal Lusiella fariai (152396) Stenodictya lusitanica (156371) Valdeania medeirosi (152394)
Asselian298.9 - 295.5USA (New Mexico) Carrizopteryx arroyo (122481 125133) P. nymph, Titanodictya rowlandi, Forcynthia cynthiae (124386) Spilapteridae indet., Titanodictya rowlandi, Carrizopteryx lucasi (124387)
Asselian298.9 - 295.5Czech Republic Moraviptera reticulata (114119)
Asselian - Sakmarian298.9 - 290.1Germany Eugereon boeckingi (127929)
Sakmarian295.5 - 290.1Czech Republic Moravia convergens, Monsteropterum moravicum, Hana filia, Hana lineata (114186) Oboria longa (114185)
Sakmarian295.5 - 290.1Russian Federation Goldenbergia formosa (122559)
Artinskian290.1 - 279.3China (Shanxi) Palaeoneura qiligouensis (140458)
Artinskian290.1 - 279.3USA (Oklahoma) Moravia grandis (104819)
Artinskian290.1 - 279.3Russian Federation (Krasnoyarsk Territory) Siberiodictya gigas (123381)
Artinskian290.1 - 279.3USA (Kansas) Dunbaria fasciipennis (114451) Dunbaria fasciipennis, Calvertiella permiana, Kansasia pulchra (111219) Dunbaria fasciipennis, Elmoboria piperi (111217)
Kungurian279.3 - 272.3Russian Federation (Komi republic) Dunbaria borealis (122859 123532) Dunbaria quinquefasciata (123533) Vorkutoneura variabilis (123536 123537)
Kungurian279.3 - 272.3Russian Federation (Suksun) Paradunbaria pectinata, Permothemidia caudata, Pauciramus demoulini, Diathema tenerum, Diathema concinnum, Diathemidia monstruosa, Eukuloja uralica (108206) Permiakovia quinquefasciata (113379) Permothemidia caudata (116652)
Kungurian279.3 - 272.3France Lodetiella magnifica (124279)
Kungurian279.3 - 272.3Russian Federation Abaptilon sibiricum (124590) Doropteron mirum (164857) Sharovia tshekardica (114207) Uralothemis bellus (155819)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8Russian Federation (Arkangelsk) Eukuloja cubitalis, Permothemis lepidus, Permothemis intermedius, Eukuloja atrosumma (104716) Eukuloja cubitalis, Permothemis retrocristatus, Eukuloja atrosumma (152059) Kuloja cubitalis (111187) Kuloja paurovenosa, Palaeothemis libelluloides (104993) Sharovia sojanica, Eukuloja cubitalis, Permothemis flexus, Eukuloja atrosumma, Eukuloja rotundata (104992)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8Russian Federation Eukuloja cubitalis, Eukuloja atrosumma (96860) Ideliella decora (122871)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17Mongolia Mongolodictya callida (97602)