NOMINA CIRCUMSCRIBENTIA INSECTORUM

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Typified names:

Nemocera Latreille 1817

NOMEN: Nemocera Latreille 1817: 594 [P.A. Latreille. Les crustacés, les arachnides, les insectes. - In:  G. Cuvier. Le règne animal. - Paris, Deterville, 1817, T.3: 1-653]

ORIGINAL SPELLING (Latreille 1817): Nemoceres (in French)

SUBSEQUENT SPELLING (Latreille 1825): Nemocera (in Latin) and Nemoceres (in French)

ORIGINAL LISTED MEMBERSHIP (Latreille 1817): Culex + Tipula 

JUNIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYMS:

= Polyarta Billberg 1820 

= Nematocera Berthold 1827 (non Dumeril 1806)

= Polymera Burmeister 1829 (non Jaekel 1909)

= Nemocerae Gray 1832

= Nemocerata Perty 1833

= Nemoceri Rondani 1843 

= Nematocerata Gravenhorst 1843

= Nemoceridi Targioni Tozzetti 1870

= Nemoceratae Bigot 1888 

= Nematoceratae Bigot 1892 

= Prodiptera Crampton 1916

= Nematocerina Pearce 1936

TYPIFIED NAME IN BASIC FORMAT: Tipula/fg (incl. Culex) [f:1802; g:1758(gen.221)]

TYPIFIED NAMES IN USE: Tipulariae, Tipularia, Tipulina

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

Diptera
  plesiomorphon Nemocera
  Brachocera
 
  plesiomorphon Mesodiptera
    Cyclorapha