NOMINA CIRCUMSCRIBENTIA INSECTORUM

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Typified names:

Gigantostraca Haeckel 1866

NOMEN: Gigantostraca Haeckel 1866: XC [E. Haeckel. Generale Morphologie der Organismen. Berlin, Verlag von Georg Reimer, 1866, Bd.2]

ORIGINAL LISTED MEMBERSHIP (Haeckel 1866): Pterygotiden + Eurypteriden

JUNIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYMS:
= Pomatostoma Thorell & Lindsrtrom 1885

= Haplochelata Börner 1902 

= Merostomea Butschli 1910

TYPIFIED NAME IN BASIC FORMAT: Eurypterus/fg

TYPIFIED NAMES IN USE: Eurypteridae, Eurypteroidea, Eurypterida, Eurypterina, Euryptera

MODERN STATUS: the valid, the oldest name of a generally accepted, extinct taxon.