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

Apystomyiidae

Insecta - Diptera - Apystomyiidae

Taxonomy
Apystomyiidae was named by Melander (1950). It is extant.

It was assigned to Apystomyoidea by Pape et al. (2011); and to Asiloidea by Grimaldi et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1950Apystomyiidae Melander
2011Apystomyiidae Grimaldi et al. p. 320
2011Apystomyiidae Pape et al.

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
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
suborderBrachyceraZetterstedt 1842
Heterodactyla
Eremoneura
superfamilyApystomyoideaMelander 1950
familyApystomyiidaeMelander 1950
familyApystomyiidaeMelander 1950

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: base of the Turonian to the top of the Early/Lower Cenomanian or 93.90000 to 93.50000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Myanmar Hilarimorphites burmanica (111688) Hilarimorphites cummingi (123113)
Turonian93.9 - 89.8USA (New Jersey) Hilarimorphites superba, Hilarimorphites yeatesi, Hilarimorphites longimedia, Hilarimorphites setosa (110895)