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Orthophlebia limnophila

Insecta - Mecoptera - Orthophlebiidae

Taxonomy
Orthophlebioides limnophilus was named by Handlirsch (1906). Its type specimen is Breslau Museum "O. furcata", a wing, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Dobbertin (Breslau Museum Coll.), which is in a Toarcian offshore claystone in Germany.

It was recombined as Orthophlebia limnophila by Martynova (1948), Willmann (1978) and Willmann (1984).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1906Orthophlebioides latipennis Handlirsch p. 482 figs. Pl XLII fig 2
1906Orthophlebioides limnophilus Handlirsch p. 482 figs. Pl XLII fig 27
1906Orthophlebioides reticulatus Handlirsch p. 482 figs. Pl XLII fig 28
1910Panorpa liasina Enderlein p. 386
1910Panorpa reticulata Enderlein p. 390
1939Orthophlebioides limnophilus Handlirsch p. 82
1939Orthophlebioides latipennis Handlirsch p. 83
1939Orthophlebioides reticulatus Handlirsch p. 83
1948Orthophlebia latipennis Martynova p. 44
1948Orthophlebia limnophila Martynova p. 44
1948Orthophlebia reticulata Martynova p. 44
1978Orthophlebia latipennis Willmann p. 75
1978Orthophlebia limnophila Willmann p. 77
1978Orthophlebia reticulata Willmann p. 79
1984Orthophlebia limnophila Willmann p. 242 fig. 4

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
RankNameAuthor
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderMecopteraPackard 1886
suborderPistillifera
infraorderOpisthogonopora
Panorpomorpha
Panorpina
Panorpini
superfamilyPanorpoidea
familyOrthophlebiidae()
genusOrthophlebia
specieslimnophila()

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 Toarcian to the top of the Early/Lower Toarcian or 182.70000 to 182.00000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Germany Orthophlebia intermedia, Orthophlebia intermedia (123987)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Germany Orthophlebioides limnophilus (type locality: 131767)