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Raphidioptera  Navás, 1916
Taxonomic Serial No.: 733320

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Order  
  Synonym(s): Raphidiodea
    Rhaphidioptera Navás, 1916
  Common Name(s): snake flies [English]
    snakeflies [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderRaphidioptera Navás, 1916 – snake flies, snakeflies  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Family Inocelliidae  – inocelliid snakeflies 
                                  Family Raphidiidae  – raphidiid snakeflies 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS & Species 2000 Catalogue of Life Management Hierarchy, document (version Animalia)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Notes: M. Ruggiero & D. Gordon, eds. 2013. Consensus Management Hierarchy for the ITIS & Species2000 Catalogue of Life. Contributors: Nicolas Bailly, Thierry Bourgoin, Richard Brusca, Thomas Cavalier-Smith, Daphne Fautin, Dennis Gordon, Gerald Guala, Michael Guiry, Paul Kirk, Elliot Lefkowitz, David Mabberly, David Maddison, Alan Paton, Michael Ruggiero, Peter Stevens, and Brian Tyndall   
  Reference for: Raphidioptera   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gillott, Cedric  
  Publication Date: 1980   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Entomology   
  Page(s): xviii + 729   
  Publisher: Plenum Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-306-40366-8   
  Reference for: Raphidioptera, snakeflies [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Oswald, John D., and Norman D. Penny  
  Publication Date: 1991   
  Article/Chapter Title: Genus-group names of the Neuroptera, Megaloptera and Raphidioptera of the world   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Occasional Papers of the California Academy of Sciences, no. 147   
  Page(s): 1-94   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0068-5461   
  Reference for: Raphidioptera   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Penny, Norman D., Philip A. Adams, and Lionel A. Stange  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Species catalog of the Neuroptera, Megaloptera, and Raphidioptera of America North of Mexico   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, vol. 50, no. 3   
  Page(s): 39-114   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0068-547X   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Raphidioptera, snake flies [English]   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Although previously attributed as a separate name (by Martynov 1938) from Navás' (1916) Raphidioptera, it is better regarded as a justified emendation by Martynov, so the name retains Navás' authorship. See comment on 'Rhaphidioptera'  



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