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Culicomorpha

Insecta - Diptera

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Culicomorpha Evenhuis
2007Culicomorpha Blagoderov and Grimaldi p. 11
2007Culicomorpha Yeates et al.
2011Culicomorpha Wiegmann et al.

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

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

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Aegean to the top of the Holocene or 247.20000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 242.0 Ma

Collections (375 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Aegean247.2 - 242.0France Anisinodus crinitus (106916)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3United Kingdom (England) Aenne triassica (115590)
Hettangian - Sinemurian201.3 - 190.8Kyrgyzstan (Tonskiy) Rhaetomyia necopinata (105086) Syndixa liasina (105084)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Germany (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) Podonominae indet., Oryctochlus toarciensis, Podonomius tumidus, Aenne liasina, Rhaetomyia herrigi (114993)
Falciferum183.0 - 182.0Germany (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) Aenne liasina (151350)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Russian Federation (Krasnoyarsk) Podonomius minimus (110819)
Toarcian - Aalenian182.7 - 170.3Russian Federation (Kemerovo) Chironomaptera bucucunica (125475)
Bajocian - Bathonian170.3 - 166.1Russian Federation (Krasnoyarsk) Eucorethrina flexa, Syndixa sibirica, Syndixa mollis, Helokrenia nana, Chaoborites argillaceus, Podonomius simplex, Podonomius rotundatus, Podonomius minimus, Podonomius undulatus (118010)
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3Kazakhstan (Chimkent) Dixamima villosa (122331) Eucorethrina sp. (105426) Protobibio jurassicus (115717)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Russian Federation (Buryat) Praechaoborus tugnuicus, Podonomius tugnuicus, Podonomius splendidus, Mesopelopia fittkaui (105017)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Russian Federation (Buryatia) Hypsocorethra jurassica (123195) Hypsocorethra sp. (123147) Podonominae indet. (143413) Simulimima grandis (124595)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Russian Federation Praechaoborus tugnuicus (123219)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Russian Federation (Chita) Chironomidae indet., Chaoboridae indet. (125499)
Oxfordian - Kimmeridgian163.5 - 152.1Russian Federation (Buryat) Hypsocorethra toficola, Oryctochlus affinis, Oryctochlus minutus, Tanypodites gorchonensis (114614) Oryctochlus vulcanus, Ulaia magna, Praechaoborus udaensis, Hypsocorethra toficola, Oryctochlus longilobus, Oryctochlus minor, Oryctochlus affinis, Ulaia montana, Ulaia reducta, Jurochlus sibiricus, Jurochlus rigor, Ulaimailonia mixta, Ulaimailoniella fusiformis, Ulaimailia vetula, Mailonia pallida, Tophocladius stygialis (104950)
Oxfordian - Kimmeridgian163.5 - 152.1Russian Federation (Chita) Chironomaptera scobloi, Mogsonomus tophus (114661)
Late/Upper Jurassic163.5 - 145.0Russian Federation (Chita) Chaoboridae indet. (143412)
Late/Upper Jurassic163.5 - 145.0Russian Federation Chaoboridae indet., Chironomaptera bucucunica (114317)
Tithonian152.1 - 145.0Russian Federation (Yakutiya) Eucorethrina sp. (110818)
Tithonian152.1 - 145.0Mongolia Chaoburmus amphilogos (121394) Oryctochlus brundini (121393) Tanypodinae indet., Cretaenne rasnicyni, Podonomius macromastix, Podonomius blepharis, Podonomius robustus, Mesocorethra cincta, Eucorethrina convexa, Oryctochlus kaluginae, Jurochlus trivittatus, Jurochlus limbatus, Jurochlus lineatus (104748)
Tithonian152.1 - 145.0Mongolia (Dund-Gov’ Aymag) Ulaia communis (122321)