Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Aeschnopsis perampla

Insecta - Odonata - Mesuropetalidae

Taxonomy
Aeshna perampla was named by Brodie (1845). Its type specimen is NHM I 12780, a hindwing (basal fragment), and it is an impression. Its type locality is Teffont, Vale of Wardour (Brodie collection), which is in a Berriasian terrestrial horizon in the United Kingdom. It is the type species of Aeschnopsis, Aeschnopsis.

It was recombined as Aeschna perampla by Hagen (1850); it was considered a nomen dubium by Handlirsch (1906); it was recombined as Aeschnopsis perampla by Handlirsch (1939), Cowley (1942), Nel et al. (1998) and Bechly et al. (2001).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1845Aeshna perampla Brodie p. 33 figs. Pl 5, fig 7
1850Aeschna perampla Hagen p. 362
1939Aeschnopsis perampla Handlirsch p. 153
1939Cymatophlebiopsis pseudobubas Handlirsch p. 153
1942Aeschnopsis perampla Cowley p. 78
1942Cymatophlebiopsis pseudobubas Cowley p. 78
1998Aeschnopsis perampla Nel et al. p. 12 figs. 4-7
2001Aeschnopsis perampla Bechly et al. p. 37 figs. 17-19

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
infraclassHydropalaeopteraRohdendorf 1969
Euhydropalaeoptera
OdonatopteraMartynov 1932
Palaeodonatoptera
Plesiodonatoptera
Apodonatoptera
RankNameAuthor
NeodonatopteraBechly 1996
Euodonatoptera
OdonatocladaBechly 1999
NodialataBechly 1996
DiscoidaliaBechly 1996
StigmopteraBechly 1996
PanodonataBechly 1996
orderOdonata
EpiproctophoraBechly 1996
EuepiproctophoraBechly 1998
AnisopteromorphaBechly 1996
TrigonopteraBechly 1996
PananisopteraBechly 1996
NeoanisopteraBechly 1998
suborderAnisopteraSelys-Longchamps and Hagen 1854
EuanisopteraBechly 1996
AeshnopteraBechly 1996
superfamilyMesuropetaloideaBechly 1996
familyMesuropetalidaeBechly 1996
genusAeschnopsis
speciesperampla()

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