NOMINA CIRCUMSCRIBENTIA INSECTORUM

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Typified names:

Copeognatha Enderlein 1903

NOMEN: Copeognatha Enderlein 1903: 424, 436 [G. Enderlein. Über die Morphologie, Gruppierung und systematische Stellung der Corrodentien. - Zoologischer Anzeiger, 1903, 26 (698/699): 423-438]

ORIGINAL LISTED MEMBERSHIP (Enderlein 1903): Psocidae s.l Psocus ; (Enderlein 1903 [Ann. Mus. Nat. Hungarici]): Thyrsophoridae Thyrsophorus + Psocidae Psocus + Caeciliidae Caecilius + Myopsocidae Myopsocus + Mesopsocidae Mesopsocus + Amphientomidae Amphientomum + Lepidopsocidae Lepidopsocus + Psoquillidae Psoquilla + Atropidae Atrops + Troctidae Troctes + Leptopsocidae Leptopsocus

JUNIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYMS:

= Psocoptera Shipley 1904

= Clinoptera Crampton 1915 

= Corrodentida Pearce 1936

TYPIFIED NAME IN BASIC FORMAT: Psocus/fg  [f:1810; g:1794]

TYPIFIED NAMES IN USE: Psocus (sensu Latreille 1794), Psoquillae, Psoconia, Psocides, Psocina, Psocidae, Psocidi, Psocoidea, Psocida

MODERN STATUS: the valid, the oldest name of a generally accepted plesiomorphon.
Systematic position of Copeognatha:

Panpsocoptera
  plesiomorphon Copeognatha
 
Parasita
 
 
Mallophaga
   
Siphunculata
   
Rhyncophthirina

COMMENT. Somete authors wrongly regard the name Corrodentia (sensu Handlirsch 1903) to be a senior synonym of Copeognatha. Actually the name Corrodentia Burmeister 1839 belongs to a polyphyletic taxon which unites Copeognatha + Isoptera + Embioptera + Coniopteryx/fg1.