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Insecta - Eoblattida - Mesorthopteridae
It was considered an invalid subgroup of Protorthoptera by Carpenter (1992).
It was assigned to Protorthoptera by Tillyard (1922) and Tillyard (1923); to Mantodea by Riek (1974); to Grylloblattina by Storozhenko (1997), Storozhenko (1998), Aristov (2009) and Aristov (2014); and to Eoblattida by Aristov (2015) and Aristov (2017).
|Year||Name and author|
|1974||Mesorthopteridae Riek p. 20|
|1997||Mesorthopteridae Storozhenko p. 15|
|1998||Mesorthopteridae Storozhenko p. 46|
|2009||Mesorthopteridae Aristov p. 178|
|2014||Mesorthopteridae Aristov p. 489|
|2015||Mesorthopteridae Aristov p. 17|
|2017||Mesorthopteridae Aristov p. 165|
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