NOMINA CIRCUMSCRIBENTIA INSECTORUM

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Typified names:

Strepsiptera Kirby 1813

NOMEN: Strepsiptera Kirby 1813

ORIGINAL LISTED MEMBERSHIP (Kirby 1913): Stylops, Xenos   

JUNIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYMS:

= Rhipidoptera Lamarck 1816

= Rhipiptera Latreille 1817

= Strepsata Billberg 1820

= Rhipidioptera Burmeister 1829

= Strepsipterida Pearce 1936

= Entomophaga Abdullah 1974 (non Latreille 1810)

TYPIFIED NAME IN BASIC FORMAT: Stylops/f=Xenos/g [f:1813; g:1793]

TYPIFIED NAMES IN USE: Xenos (sensu Rossi 1793), Stylops (sensu Kirby 1802), Stylopidae, Stylopites, Stylopides, Stylopsidi, Stylopinae, Stylopida, Stilopiformia, Stylopoidea, Xenidae

MODERN STATUS: the valid, the oldest name of a generally accepted, holophyletic taxon.
Systematic position of Strepsiptera:

modern
classification:
older classification
(Latreille 1825):
Elytrophora
  Strepsiptera

  Coleoptera
Bipennia
  Strepsiptera
  Diptera