NOMINA CIRCUMSCRIBENTIA INSECTORUM

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Typified names:

Emmenognatha Börner 1904

NOMEN: Emmenognatha Börner 1904 [C. Börner. Zur Systematic der Hexapoden. - Zool. Anz, 1904, 27: 511-533]

ORIGINAL LISTED MEMBERSHIP (Borner 1904): [Raphidia/fg + Corydalus/f=Chauliodes/g + Sialis/fg] (= "Sialidae") 

SENIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYM:

= Megaloptera Latreille 1802 (non 1806, nec Burmeister 1839)

JUNIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYM:

= Megalopteroidea Krausse & Wolff 1919

= Panmegaloptera Shcherbakov 2013

TYPIFIED NAME IN BASIC FORMAT: Raphidia/fg (incl. Chauliodes, Sialis) [f:1810; g:1758(gen.212)]

TYPIFIED NAMES IN USE: -

MODERN STATUS: the valid (while not the oldest) name for a taxon which some (but not all) authors accept and regard as holophyletic. Systematic position and classification of Emmenognatha:

Neuropteroidea
  Birostrata
  Emmenognatha
    Rhaphidioptera
    Meganeuroptera
      Eumegaloptera
      Nothomegaloptera

COMMENT. The name Emmenognatha Borner 1904 should be regarded as valid, instead of the suppressed older name Megaloptera Latreille 1802.