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Megaloptera (alderfly)

Insecta - Neuroptera - Megaloptera

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1802Megaloptera Latreille p. 289
1861Sialodea Hagen p. 187
1953Megaloptera Bode
1992Sialodea Carpenter
2004Megaloptera Kukalová-Peck and Lawrence
2013Siarapha Shcherbakov
2014Megaloptera Misof et al.
2018Megaloptera Engel et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
superorderNeuropterida
Eidoneuroptera
orderNeuroptera
familyMegaloptera
familyMegaloptera

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