NOMINA CIRCUMSCRIBENTIA INSECTORUM

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Typified names:

Protelytroptera Tillyard 1931

NOMEN: †Protelytroptera Tillyard 1931 [R.J. Tillyard . Kansas Permian insects. Part 13. The new order Protelytroptera, with a discussion of its relationships. - Amer. Journ. Sci., 1931, 21: 231-266]

ORIGINAL LISTED MEMBERSHIP (Tillyard 1931): †Protelytridae Protelytron + †Permelytridae Permelytron + †Blattelytridae Blattelytron + †Acosmelytridae Acosmelytron

OBJECTIVE SYNONYM:

= Elytroptera Tillyard 1931 (non Clairville 1798)

SENIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYM:

= †Protocoleoptera Tillyard 1924 (nomen nudum)

TYPIFIED NAME IN BASIC FORMAT: Protelytron/fg [fg:1931]

TYPIFIED NAMES IN USE: Protelytridae, Protelytrina, Protelytrida

MODERN STATUS: the valid, the oldest non-homonymous name of a generally accepted, extinct plesiomorphon.
Systematic position of Protelytroptera:

Dermapteroidea, or Dermatoptera s.1 (sensu lato)

  † pm.Protelytroptera

  Brachydermaptera, or Dermatoptera s.2

    † pm.Archidermaptera

    Neodermaptera, or Dermatoptera s.3

      Diploglossata

      Holodermaptera, or Dermatoptera s.4 (sensu stricto)