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Neopterygota

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Taxonomy
Neopterygota was named by Crampton (1924). It is extant.

It was assigned to Pterygota by Sroka et al. (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Neopterygota Crampton
2015Neopterygota Sroka et al. p. 979

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924

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

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Bashkirian to the top of the Holocene or 323.20000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 318.1 Ma

Collections (4617 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Carboniferous358.9 - 298.9Russian Federation Archimylacridae indet. (117186)
Arnsbergian326.4 - 318.1Germany (Bitterfeld) Delitzschala bitterfeldensis (132797)
Pendleian326.4 - 318.1Czech Republic Archaeorthoptera indet. (123212)
Bashkirian323.2 - 315.2USA (Illinois) Mylacris anthracophila (122575)
Bashkirian323.2 - 315.2China (Ningxia) Gulou carpenteri, Miamia maimai (179076 179077) Sinonamuropteris ningxiaensis, Chenxiella liuae, Longzhua loculata, Sinopteron huangheense, Gulou carpenteri, Dictyoptera indet. 1, Dictyoptera indet. 2, Dictyoptera indet. 3, Namuroningxia elegans, Miamia maimai, Qilianiblatta namurensis, Heterologus duyiwuer, Sinodunbaria jarmilae, Kinklidoblatta youhei, Xixia huban, Brodioptera sinensis, Tytthospilaptera wangae, Sinopalaeopteryx splendens, Sinopalaeopteryx olivieri, Namuroptera minuta, Protomiamia yangi, Sinogerarus pectinatus (139576) Sinonamuropteris ningxiaensis, Longzhua loculata, Sinopteron huangheense, Gulou carpenteri, Miamia maimai (179078) Sinonamuropteris ningxiaensis, Separatonerva longa, Separatonerva qilianshanensis, Combonerva granulata, Combonerva huangheensis, Tectonerva longovata, Sinonamuropteris zhongweiensis, Sinonamuropteris rugoverrucosa, Sinonamuropteris xiaheyanensis, Qilianiblatta namurensis (102981) Xiaheyanella orta (175803)
Bashkirian323.2 - 315.2Argentina (La Rioja) Xenoptera riojaensis (108150)
Bashkirian - Moscovian323.2 - 307.0Argentina (Chubut) Archangelskyblatta vishniakovae, Anthracoblattina archangelskyi (162148)
Bashkirian - Gzhelian323.2 - 298.9USA (Oklahoma) Metachorus striolatus (125738)
Alportian - Kinderscoutian318.1 - 314.6Netherlands Ampeliptera limburgica (137302)
Kinderscoutian318.1 - 314.6USA (Utah) Brodioptera stricklani (122484)
Kinderscoutian318.1 - 314.6Poland Stygne roemeri (123954)
Marsdenian318.1 - 314.6Belgium Protoprosbole straeleni (164479)
Marsdenian318.1 - 314.6Germany (Ruhr) Baryshnyala occulta, Archaemegaptilus schloesseri, Sylvohymen pintoi (152121) Jugobreyeria sippelorum (155262) Kochopteron hoffmannorum, Homaloneura ligeia (155261) Namurodiapha sippelorum, Sylvohymen peckae (110939) Paoliidae indet., Rhabdoptilus volmensis, Kemperala hagenensis, Holasicia rasnitsyni, Dictyoneuridae indet., Homaloneura berenice, Homoioptera vorhallensis, Lithomantis varius, Dictyoneura kemperi (155260)
Marsdenian318.1 - 314.6Netherlands Limburgina antiqua (157405)
Marsdenian318.1 - 314.6Germany Patteiskya bouckaerti, Schmidtopteron adictyon (133679)
Marsdenian - Yeadonian318.1 - 314.6Germany Kochopteron hoffmannorum, Homaloneura berenice (118176)
Morrowan318.1 - 314.6USA (Arkansas) Archimastax americanus (126550)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6United Kingdom (Wales) Blattodea indet. (151394) Lithosialis truemani (151384)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6USA (Alabama) Archaemegaptilus blakelyi (198288) Pharciphyzelus lacefieldi (126586)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6France Westphalomerope maryvonneae (122506)