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Blattoidea

Insecta - Blattodea

Taxonomy
Blattoidea was named by Latreille (1810). It is extant.

It was assigned to Blattodea by Evangelista et al. (2017); and to Solumblattodea by Evangelista et al. (2019).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1810Blattoidea Latreille p. 246
2017Blattoidea Evangelista et al. p. 3
2019Blattoidea Evangelista et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
PolyneopteraMartynov 1938
superorderDictyopteraLatreille 1829
orderBlattodea(Latreille 1810)
Solumblattodea
superfamilyBlattoidea
superfamilyBlattoidea

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 Aegean to the top of the Holocene or 247.20000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 242.0 Ma

Collections (302 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Aegean247.2 - 242.0France Voltziablatta grauvogeli (106916) Voltziablatta intercalata, Voltziablatta grauvogeli (107682)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Argentina (La Rioja) Pulchellablatta nana (122987)
Norian228.0 - 208.5Australia (Queensland) Austroblattula ipsviciensis (111558)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Vietnam Gerablattina elegans, Etoblattina brevis (152682)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3United Kingdom (England) Aporoblattina butleri (124689)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Turkey Actinoblattula charlesi (152783)
Hettangian201.3 - 199.3China (Hunan) Nipponoblatta deformis, Summatiblatta colorata, Mesoblattina xiangnanensis (155338)
Angulata201.3 - 196.5Switzerland Blattina formosa, Blattina angustata, Blattidium medium (131766)
Obtusum196.5 - 189.6United Kingdom (England) Nannoblattina petulantia (114637)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7China (Hubei) Mesoblattina multivenosa (151516)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Kyrgyzstan Mesoblattina multivenosa (114701)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Germany Blattina protypa (123987) Mesoblattina protypa (114991)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Japan (Yamaguchi) Nipponoblatta suzugaminae (116101)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Germany (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) Mesoblattina protypa (114993)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0Germany (Bavaria) Mesoblattina protypa (117794)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Mongolia Mesoblattina mongolica (124855)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Russian Federation (Irkutsk) Mesoblattinidae indet. (125228)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Australia (Western Australia) Mesoblattinidae indet. (140828)
Toarcian - Aalenian182.7 - 170.3China (Hunan) Mesoblattina multivenosa (155351) Mesoblattina protypa (114577)
Aalenian - Bajocian174.1 - 168.3China (Gansu) Mesoblattina paucivenose (155033)