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†order Protorthoptera Handlirsch 1906 (insect)

Insecta - Neoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 176670

Invalid subtaxa: Asiopompidae Sharov 1961 [invalid subgroup] (no. 220913), Atava Sellards 1909 [nomen dubium] (no. 193120), Atava ovata Sellards 1909 [nomen dubium] (no. 193121), Eucaenus pusillus Handlirsch 1911 [nomen dubium] (no. 191934), Eucaenus rotundatus Handlirsch 1906 [nomen dubium] (no. 191935), Hadentomoidea Handlirsch 1906 (no. 230217), Protoperlaria Tillyard 1928 (no. 180969), Prototettigidae Handlirsch 1906 [invalid subgroup] (no. 214778), Roomeriidae Handlirsch 1919 [invalid subgroup] (no. 282159), Schuchertiellidae Handlirsch 1911 [invalid subgroup] (no. 191747)

Full reference: A. Handlirsch. 1906. Die Fossilen Insekten und die Phylogenie der Rezenten Formen, parts I-IV. Ein Handbuch fur Palaontologen und Zoologen 1-640

Parent taxon: Polyneoptera according to D. Eades 2012

Sister taxa: Archaeorthoptera, Blattopteroidea, Dermaptera, Dictyoptera, Embioptera, Eukinolabia, Gallophasmatidae, Haplocercata, Holopandictyoptera, Mantoblattidae, Notoptera, Orthopterida, Orthopteroidea, Paoliida, Parablattogryllus, Phasmatodea, Polyorthoptera, Spectra, Xenonomia, Zoraptera, Brachyphyllophagidae, Plecoptera

Subtaxa: Acridites, Adeloneuridae, Agogoblattina, Anthracomastax, Anthracothremmidae, Apithanidae, Appertiidae, Archaeologus, Archimastax, Asiopompus, Boutakovia, Cacurgellus, Chrestotella, Chrestotes, Commentrya, Cymbopsidae, Danielsiella, Distasis, Eucaenidae, Gerarianus, Gerarites, Geraroides, Hadentomidae, Hadentomoides, Hemeristia, Herdinidae, Heteroptilidae, Homalophlebiidae, Homoeodictyidae, Hyaloptilus, Kelleropteron, Lecopterum, Limburgina, Macrophlebium, Megagnathidae, Megalometer, Melanoblattula, Metacheliphlebia, Notoblattites, Nugonioneuridae, Ochetopteron, Orthoneurites, Pachytylopsidae, Palaeocarria, Palaeoedischia, Palaeomantopsis, Polyernus, Polyetes, Protoblattinopsidae, Prototettix, Pruvostia, Pseudetoblattina, Pseudogerarus, Pseudopolyernus, Ptenodera, Rigattopteridae, Roomeria, Schuchertiella, Sharovia, Sheimiidae, Soyaniidae, Stygnidae, Thoronysididae

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer