NOMINA CIRCUMSCRIBENTIA INSECTORUM

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Typified names:

Symphyta Gerstaecker 1867

NOMEN: Symphyta Gerstaecker 1867: 2 [A. Gerstaecker. Ueber die Gattung Oxybelus Latr. und die bei Berlin vorkommenden Arten derselben. - Zetschrift fur die Gesammen Naturwissenschaft, 1867, 30 (7): 1-96]

ORIGINAL SPELLING (Gerstaecker 1867): Hymenoptera symphyta

ORIGINAL LISTED MEMBERSHIP (Gerstaecker 1867): -  

SENIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYMS:

= Ventrosessiles Latreille 1802 

= Sessiliventres Latreille 1804 

= Serricaudia Dumeril 1806  

= Uroprista Dumeril 1806  

= Phytiphaga Latreille 1807 

= Pristuria Rafinesque 1815

= Securifera Latreille 1817 

= Phytophaga Billberg 1820 

= Serrifera Berthold 1827

= Phytospheces Leunis 1860

JUNIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYMS: 

= Sessiliventria Cameron 1883 

= Chalastogastra Konov 1897 

= Prohymenoptera Crampton 1916

= Chalastogastrina Pearce 1936

TYPIFIED NAME IN BASIC FORMAT: Tenthredo/fg (incl. Xyela, Sirex, Cephus, Orussus) [f:1802; g:1758(gen.214)]

TYPIFIED NAMES IN USE: Tenthredines, Tenthredinidae, Tenthredaria, Tenthredinaria, Tenthredinoidea, Tenthredonidea

MODERN STATUS: the valid (but far not the oldest) name of a generally accepted plesiomrphon.
Systematic position of Symphyta:

Hymenoptera
  plesiomorphon Symphyta
  Apocrita
    plesiomorphon Parasitica
    Monotrocha

COMMENT. In spite of the fact that the name Symphyta is far not the oldest among its circumscriptional synonyms, it is most widely used, and because of this can be valid.