NOMINA CIRCUMSCRIBENTIA INSECTORUM

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Typified names:

Zygoptera Selys 1854

NOMEN: Zygoptera Selys 1854 

ORIGINAL SPELLING (Selys 1854): 

SUBSEQUENT SPELLING: 

ORIGINAL LISTED MEMBERSHIP (Selys 1854):  

JUNIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYMS:

= Caudobranchiata Roster 1885 

=?Zygopterides Lucas 1900 

= Isoptera Lameere 1900 (non Brulle 1832)

TYPIFIED NAME IN BASIC FORMAT: Calepteryx/f=Lestes/g [f:1850; g:1815] (the oldest name Agrion/fg should be suppressed by the ICZN)

TYPIFIED NAMES IN USE: 

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

Neodonata, or Odonata s.str.
  Zygoptera
  Anisopteroides
    Epiophlebioptera
    Anisoptera