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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1918Sycopteridae Tillyard
1923Neoptera Martynov
1928Neoptera Martynov p. 10
1935Naucoris crassus Piton p. 90 figs. Pl 4, fig 4
1940Dictyophara scudderi Piton p. 162 figs. Pl XVIII fig 8
1992Neoptera Carpenter
2004Neoptera Kukalová-Peck and Lawrence
2012Paraneoptera Nel et al. p. 385
2014Neoptera Misof et al.
2015Neoptera Sroka et al. p. 979

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923

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.

No diagnoses are available
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 Bashkirian to the top of the Holocene or 323.20000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 318.1 Ma

Collections (4433 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Carboniferous358.9 - 298.9Russian Federation Archimylacridae indet. (117186)
Pendleian326.4 - 318.1Czech Republic Archaeorthoptera indet. (123212)
Bashkirian323.2 - 315.2USA (Illinois) Mylacris anthracophila (122575)
Bashkirian323.2 - 315.2China (Ningxia) Gulou carpenteri, Miamia maimai (179076 179077) Sinonamuropteris ningxiaensis, Chenxiella liuae, Longzhua loculata, Sinopteron huangheense, Gulou carpenteri, Dictyoptera indet. 1, Dictyoptera indet. 2, Dictyoptera indet. 3, Miamia maimai, Qilianiblatta namurensis, Heterologus duyiwuer, Kinklidoblatta youhei, Xixia huban, Protomiamia yangi, Sinogerarus pectinatus (139576) Sinonamuropteris ningxiaensis, Longzhua loculata, Sinopteron huangheense, Gulou carpenteri, Miamia maimai (179078) Sinonamuropteris ningxiaensis, Separatonerva longa, Separatonerva qilianshanensis, Combonerva granulata, Combonerva huangheensis, Tectonerva longovata, Sinonamuropteris zhongweiensis, Sinonamuropteris rugoverrucosa, Sinonamuropteris xiaheyanensis, Qilianiblatta namurensis (102981)
Bashkirian - Moscovian323.2 - 307.0Argentina (Chubut) Archangelskyblatta vishniakovae, Anthracoblattina archangelskyi (162148)
Bashkirian - Gzhelian323.2 - 298.9USA (Oklahoma) Metachorus striolatus (125738)
Alportian - Kinderscoutian318.1 - 314.6Netherlands Ampeliptera limburgica (137302)
Kinderscoutian318.1 - 314.6Poland Stygne roemeri (123954)
Marsdenian318.1 - 314.6Belgium Protoprosbole straeleni (164479)
Marsdenian318.1 - 314.6Germany (Ruhr) Baryshnyala occulta (152121) Kochopteron hoffmannorum (155261) Paoliidae indet., Kemperala hagenensis, Holasicia rasnitsyni (155260)
Marsdenian318.1 - 314.6Netherlands Limburgina antiqua (157405)
Marsdenian - Yeadonian318.1 - 314.6Germany Kochopteron hoffmannorum (118176)
Morrowan318.1 - 314.6USA (Arkansas) Archimastax americanus (126550)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6United Kingdom (Wales) Blattodea indet. (151394)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6Germany Herbstiala herbsti (139801) Manoblatta oberstebrinki (157047) Micropalentomum minusculum (157048)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6France Westphalomerope maryvonneae (122506)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6Poland Paoliidae indet., Zdenekia silesiensis, Darekia sanguinea, Silesiapteron jarmilae (107805)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6United Kingdom (Staffordshire) Plesioidischia sp. (122420)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia) Manoblatta schmidtii (131053)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6United Kingdom Archimylacris sp., Gerablattina sulcata, Archimylacris obovata (141947) Genentomum subacutum (127291)