Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Mecoptera (scorpionfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Mecoptera Packard p. 808
1906Panorpata Handlirsch
1937Protodiptera Tillyard
1953Mecoptera Bode
1955Protodiptera Riek p. 669
1992Mecoptera Carpenter
1994Protodiptera Evenhuis
2004Mecoptera Kukalov√°-Peck and Lawrence
2010Mecoptera Minet et al.
2011Mecoptera Beutel et al.
2014Mecoptera Misof et al.

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderMecopteraPackard 1886
orderMecopteraPackard 1886

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