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Mesopsychidae

Insecta - Mecoptera - Mesopsychidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Mesopsychidae Tillyard
1918Mesopanorpidae Tillyard
1918Mesopanorpodidae Tillyard
1918Mesopanorpidae Tillyard p. 746
1919Mesopsychidae Tillyard
1923Mesopsychidae Tillyard
1937Mesopsychidae Martynov p. 29
1955Mesopanorpodidae Riek p. 669
1974Mesopanorpodidae Riek p. 22
1976Mesosetidae Riek p. 816
1978Mesopanorpodidae Willmann p. 55
1978Mesopsychidae Willmann p. 58
1992Mesopanorpodidae Carpenter
1992Mesopsychidae Carpenter
1997Mesopsychidae Novokshonov
2003Mesopanorpodidae Hong and Guo p. 716
2007Mesopanorpodidae Hong p. 261
2009Mesopsychidae Ren et al.
2020Mesopsychidae Zhao et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Panorpida
superorderAntliophora
orderMecopteraPackard 1886
superfamilyMesopsychoidea
familyMesopsychidae
familyMesopsychidae

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.

Fm. †Mesopsychidae Tillyard 1917
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G. †Baissopsyche Novokshonov and Sukacheva 2001
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Baissopsyche pura Novokshonov and Sukacheva 2001
G. †Epicharmesopsyche Shih et al. 2013
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Epicharmesopsyche pentavenulosa Shih et al. 2013
G. †Ferghanopsyche Martynov 1937
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Ferghanopsyche rotundata Martynov 1937
G. †Lichnomesopsyche Ren et al. 2010
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Lichnomesopsyche daohugouensis Ren et al. 2010
Lichnomesopsyche gloriae Ren et al. 2010
Lichnomesopsyche prochorista Lin et al. 2016
G. †Mesopanorpodes Tillyard 1918
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Mesopanorpodes latus Sun and Hong 2011
Mesopanorpodes shaanxiensis Hong et al. 2002
Invalid names: Mesopanorpa Tillyard 1918 [replaced]
G. †Mesopsyche Tillyard 1917
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Mesopsyche dobrokhotovae Novokshonov 1997
Mesopsyche gentica Novokshonov and Sukacheva 2001
Mesopsyche incompleta Bashkuev 2011
Mesopsyche javorskii Zalessky 1935
Mesopsyche jinsuoguanensis Lian et al. 2021
Mesopsyche justa Novokshonov and Sukacheva 2001
Mesopsyche liaoi Lian et al. 2021
Mesopsyche ordinata Novokshonov and Sukacheva 2001
Mesopsyche shcherbakovi Novokshonov 1997
Mesopsyche tortiva Novokshonov and Sukacheva 2001
Mesopsyche triareolata Tillyard 1917
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Invalid names: Aristopsyche superba Tillyard 1919 [synonym], Neuropsyche elongata Tillyard 1919 [synonym], Triassopsyche dunstani Tillyard 1917 [synonym]
Invalid names: Aristopsyche Tillyard 1919 [synonym], Bittacopanorpa Zalessky 1935 [synonym], Neuropsyche Tillyard 1919 [synonym], Triassopsyche Tillyard 1917 [synonym]
G. †Mesoses Riek 1976
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Mesoses gayndah Lambkin 2014
Mesoses magna Riek 1976
Mesoses optata Riek 1976
G. †Permopsyche Bashkuev 2011
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Permopsyche issadensis Bashkuev 2011
Permopsyche rasnitsyni Bashkuev 2011
Permopsyche robustus Riek 1953
G. †Ptychopteropsis Martynov 1937
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Ptychopteropsis mirabilis Martynov 1937
G. †Sogdopsyche Martynov 1937
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Sogdopsyche elongata Martynov 1937
Sogdopsyche indistincta Martynov 1937
G. †Tarantogus Sukatsheva 1985
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Tarantogus obscurus Sukatsheva 1985
Tarantogus opiparus Sukatsheva 1985
Tarantogus sibiricus Novokshonov 1997
G. †Tipulidites Wieland 1925
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Tipulidites affinis Wieland 1925
G. †Turanopsyche Martynov 1937
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Turanopsyche venosa Martynov 1937
G. †Undisca Sukacheva 1990
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Undisca dobrokhotovae Sukacheva 1990
G. †Vitimopsyche Novokshonov and Sukacheva 2001
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Vitimopsyche kozlovi Ren et al. 2010
Vitimopsyche pectinella Gao et al. 2016
Vitimopsyche pristina Lin et al. 2016
Vitimopsyche torta Novokshonov and Sukacheva 2001
G. †Xinjiangia Hong 1983
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Invalid names: Mesopanorpodidae Tillyard 1918 [synonym], Mesosetidae Riek 1976 [synonym]
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 Wuchiapingian to the top of the Aptian or 259.90000 to 113.00000 Ma

Collections (55 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17Russian Federation (Vologda) Permopsyche sp., Permopsyche issadensis, Permopsyche rasnitsyni (104754)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17Russian Federation (Vladimir) Mesopsyche incompleta (113351)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17Russian Federation Mesopsychidae indet. (118028)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17South Africa (Natal) Prochoristella sp. (124845) Prochoristella sp., Mesochorista channingi, Prochoristella hartmani (124428)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17Russian Federation (Vologda) Mesopanorpodes sp. (105046)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17Australia (New South Wales) Permochorista belli (122422) Prochoristella megaloprepia, Mesopanorpodes belmontensis, Mesopanorpodes robustus, Prochoristella anagaura, Prochoristella exilis, Prochoristella pusilla, Prochoristella belli, Prochoristella concinna (122433) Prochoristella sp. (107958)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17South Africa (Kwazulu-Natal) Prochoristella balgowanensis (14356) Prochoristella bulwerensis (14361)
Griesbachian251.902 - 250.5Russian Federation (Kemerovo) Bittacopanorpa javorskii (152754)
Aegean247.2 - 242.0France Prochoristella pilosa (107681)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Australia (Queensland) Mesoses gayndah (154203)
Pelsonian - Illyrian247.2 - 242.0Australia (New South Wales) Mesopanorpa wianamattensis (111683)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Kyrgyzstan (Osh) Prochoristella ignara (106090) Prochoristella longa (110766) Prochoristella longa, Mesopsyche justa, Mesopsyche ordinata, Mesopsyche tortiva (105007) Prochoristella longa, Mesopsyche shcherbakovi, Mesopsyche justa, Mesopsyche gentica (106088) Prochoristella longa, Prochoristella ignara, Mesopsyche shcherbakovi, Mesopsyche justa, Mesopsyche tortiva, Prochoristella vicina (110763)
Longobardian242.0 - 235.0China (Shaanxi) Itaphlebia tongchuanensis, Longifurcula hejiafangensis, Allochorista erdosensis, Ladinochorista lata, Mesopanorpodes latus, Forcinerva tongchuanensis, Mesopanorpodes shaanxiensis (117138) Prochoristella sp., Mesopsyche jinsuoguanensis (183209) Triassochoristites jinsuoguanensis (123778)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Argentina (Mendoza) Tipulidites affinis (84244)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0South Africa (Eastern Cape) Afristella delicatula (23134) Mesoses optata, Mesoses magna (115196)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0China (Xinjiang) Mesopsyche liaoi (221078)
Norian228.0 - 208.5Australia (Queensland) Mesopsyche triareolata (153463 154205 162402 162405) Mesopsyche triareolata, Triassopsyche dunstani, Aristopsyche superba, Neuropsyche elongata (111558) Prochoristella whitehousei, Mesotanyderus jonesi (106484)
Norian228.0 - 208.5Ukraine (Kharkiv) Mesopsyche dobrokhotovae (105057)
Norian228.0 - 208.5South Korea Mesopsyche dobrokhotovae (125392)
Sevatian212.0 - 205.6Germany Mesotanyderus sp. (123417)
Early/Lower Jurassic201.4 - 174.7China (Jilin) Prochoristella shuangyangensis (228881)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Kyrgyzstan Ferghanopsyche rotundata, Sogdopsyche elongata, Sogdopsyche indistincta (114702) Ptychopteropsis mirabilis, Turanopsyche venosa (114703)
Bajocian - Bathonian170.3 - 166.1Russian Federation (Krasnoyarsk) Tarantogus opiparus, Tarantogus obscurus, Tarantogus sibiricus (118010)
Bajocian - Bathonian170.3 - 166.1China (Xinjiang) Xinjiangia tashidianensis (154835)
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3China (Hebei) Sogdocyche zhouyingziensis (154788)
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3Kazakhstan (Chimkent) Lichnomesopsyche sp. (105426) Mesopsychidae indet. (106101)
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3China (Nei Mongol) Epicharmesopsyche pentavenulosa (117610) Lichnomesopsyche daohugouensis, Lichnomesopsyche prochorista, Vitimopsyche pristina (172659) Lichnomesopsyche gloriae, Lichnomesopsyche daohugouensis (113371 113376)
Tithonian152.1 - 145.0Russian Federation (Chita) Undisca dobrokhotovae (123197)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45China (Liaoning) Vitimopsyche pectinella (138325)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45China (Hebei) Vitimopsyche kozlovi (117452)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0Mongolia (Selenginskij) Baissopsyche pura (123425)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Russian Federation (Buryatia) Baissopsyche pura (105536) Lichnomesopsyche sp. (113350) Vitimopsyche torta (105969)