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Meganeura

Insecta - Meganisoptera - Meganeuridae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1885Meganeura Brongniart p. 60
1919Meganeura Handlirsch p. 567
1919Meganeurella Handlirsch p. 569
1921Meganeura Bolton
1922Meganeura Handlirsch p. 62
1922Meganeurella Handlirsch p. 63
1943Meganeura Carpenter p. 537
1950Meganeura Zalessky
1983Meganeura Zessin
1989Meganeura Brauckmann and Zessin p. 181
1992Meganeura Carpenter p. 60
2009Meganeura Nel et al. p. 96

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
infraclassHydropalaeopteraRohdendorf 1969
Euhydropalaeoptera
OdonatopteraMartynov 1932
Palaeodonatoptera
Plesiodonatoptera
Apodonatoptera
NeodonatopteraBechly 1996
orderMeganisoptera
familyMeganeuridae
subfamilyMeganeurinaeHandlirsch 1906
genusMeganeura

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: Gzhelian or 303.70000 to 298.90000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Gzhelian303.7 - 298.9France Dictyoneura monyi, M. brongniarti, M. brongniartiana, M. fafnir, M. draco, M. aeroplana (103635) Meganeurella rapax (121979)