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Ephemeridae (burrowing mayfly)

Insecta - Ephemeroptera - Ephemeridae

Taxonomy
Ephemeridae was named by Leach (1817). It is extant.

It was assigned to Plectoptera by Haughton (1924); to Ephemeroidea by McCafferty (1990); and to Fossoriae by Kluge (2004) and Ogden et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1817Ephemeridae Leach
1924Ephemeridae Haughton
1990Ephemeridae McCafferty p. 38
2004Ephemeridae Kluge
2009Ephemeridae Ogden et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
infraclassHydropalaeopteraRohdendorf 1969
Euhydropalaeoptera
PanephemeropteraCrampton 1928
Ephemerida(Latreille 1810)
Heptabranchia
orderEphemeropteraHyatt and Arms 1890
EuplectopteraTillyard 1932
AnteritornaKluge 1993
BidentisataKluge 1993
FurcatergaliaKluge 1998
FossoriaeKluge 2000
familyEphemeridaeLeach 1817
familyEphemeridaeLeach 1817

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