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Epiproctophora

Insecta - Odonata

Taxonomy
Epiproctophora was named by Bechly (1996). It is extant.

It was assigned to Odonata by Bechly et al. (2003), Bechly (2005), Bechly (2007) and Petrulevicius and Nel (2007).

Sister taxa
Euepiproctophora, Isophlebioptera

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Epiproctophora Bechly
2003Epiproctophora Bechly et al.
2005Epiproctophora Bechly p. 3
2007Epiproctophora Bechly
2007Epiproctophora Petrulevicius and Nel p. 345

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
infraclassHydropalaeopteraRohdendorf 1969
RankNameAuthor
Euhydropalaeoptera
OdonatopteraMartynov 1932
Palaeodonatoptera
Plesiodonatoptera
Apodonatoptera
NeodonatopteraBechly 1996
Euodonatoptera
OdonatocladaBechly 1999
NodialataBechly 1996
DiscoidaliaBechly 1996
StigmopteraBechly 1996
PanodonataBechly 1996
orderOdonata
EpiproctophoraBechly 1996
EpiproctophoraBechly 1996

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