Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

New insects from the earliest Permian of Carrizo Arroyo (New Mexico, USA) bridging the gap between the Carboniferous and Permian entomofaunas

No metrics data to plot.
The attempt to load metrics for this article has failed.
The attempt to plot a graph for these metrics has failed.
The full text of this article is not currently available.

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this article

+ Tax (if applicable)
Add to Favorites
You must be logged in to use this functionality

image of Insect Systematics & Evolution

New insects are described from the early Asselian of the Bursum Formation in Carrizo Arroyo, NM, USA. Carrizoneura carpenteri gen. et sp. nov. (Syntonopteridae) demonstrates traits in hindwing venation to Lithoneura and Syntonoptera, both known from the Moscovian of Illinois. Carrizoneura represents the latest unambiguous record of Syntonopteridae. Martynovia insignis represents the earliest evidence of Martynoviidae. Carrizodiaphanoptera permiana gen. et sp. nov. extends range of Diaphanopteridae previously restricted to Gzhelian. The re-examination of the type species Diaphanoptera munieri reveals basally coalesced vein MA with stem of R and RP resulting in family diagnosis emendation. Arroyohymen splendens gen. et sp. nov. (Protohymenidae) displays features in venation similar to taxa known from early and late Permian from the USA and Russia. A new palaeodictyopteran wing attributable to Carrizopteryx cf. arroyo (Calvertiellidae) provides data on fore wing venation previously unknown. Thus, all these new discoveries show close relationship between late Pennsylvanian and early Permian entomofaunas.

Affiliations: 1: Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Viničná 7, CZ-128 43 Praha 2, Czech Republic ; 2: Entomology, Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1P 6P4

Loading

Full text loading...

/content/journals/10.1163/1876312x-48022160
Loading

Data & Media loading...

1. Bechly G. (1996) "Morphologische Untersuchungen am Flügelgeäder der rezenten Libellen und deren Stammgruppenvertreter (Insecta; Pterygota; Odonata) unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Phylogenetischen Systematik und des Grundplanes der Odonata". Petalura (Spec. Vol.) 2: 1402.
2. Bechly G. (2014) Phylogenetic systematics of Odonata. Available online at http://www.bernstein.naturkundemuseum-bw.de/odonata/phylosys.htm (accessed 15 February 2014).
3. Beckemeyer R.J. (2004) "A new species of MartynoviaTillyard, 1932 (Insecta: Diaphanopterodea: Martynoviidae) from the Lower Permian Wellington Formation of Noble county, Oklahoma". Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 77: 127131.
4. Béthoux O., & Nel A. (2003) "Revision of Diaphanoptera species and new diagnosis of Diaphanopteridae (Insecta: Palaeoptera: Diaphanopterodea)". Journal of Paleontology 77: 10161020.
5. Béthoux O.,, Nel A.,, Lapeyrie J.,, Gand G., & Galtier J. (2003) "New Martynoviidae from the Permian of South France (Lodève Basin) (Insecta: Palaeoptera: Diaphanopterodea)". Geobios 36: 131139.
6. Carpenter F.M. (1947) "Lower Permian insects from Oklahoma. Part 1. Introduction and the orders Megasecoptera, Protodonata, and Odonata". Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 76 (2): 2554.
7. Carpenter F.M. (1963) "Studies on Carboniferous insects of Commentry, France. Part 5. The genus Diaphanoptera and the order Diaphanopterodea". Psyche 70: 240256.
8. Carpenter F.M. (1987) "Review of the extinct family Syntonopteridae (order uncertain)". Psyche 94: 373388.
9. Carpenter F.M., (1992) "Superclass Hexapoda". In: Moore R.C., & Kaesler R.L. (Eds). Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology . Arthropoda 4, 3/4. The Geological Society of America and the University of Kansas, Boulder, CO.
10. Dostál O., & Prokop J. (2009) "New fossil insects (Diaphanopterodea: Martynoviidae) from the Lower Permian of the Boskovice Basin, southern Moravia". Geobios 42: 495502.
11. DiMichele W.A.,, Kerp H., & Chaney D.S. (2004) "Tropical floras of the Late Pennsylvanian-Earl Permian transition: Carrizo Arroyo in context". New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 25: 105110.
12. Engel M.S.,, Davis S.R., & Prokop J., (2013) "Insect wings: the evolutionary development of nature’s first flyers". In: Minelli A.,, Boxshall G., and Fusco G. (Eds) Arthropod Biology and Evolution – Molecules, Development, Morphology . Springer, Berlin, pp. 269298.
13. Forbes W.T.M. (1924) "The occurrence of nygmata in the wings of Insecta: Holometabola". Entomol News 35: 230232.
14. Forbes W.T.M. (1943) "The origin of wings and venational types in insects". American Midland Naturalist 29: 381405.
15. Fu Ying,, Béthoux O.,, Yang Qiang, & Ren D. (2015) "The earliest and most oriental Calvertiellidae unearthed (Palaeodictyoptera; Late Carboniferous; China)". Insect Systematics & Evolution 46: 485492.
16. Garrouste R.,, Nel A., & Gand G. (2009) "New fossil arthropods (Notostraca and Insecta: Syntonopterida) in the Continental Middle Permian of Provence (Bas-Argens basin, France)". CR Palevol 8: 4957.
17. Kukalová-Peck J. (1974) "Wing-folding in the Paleozoic insect order Diaphanopterodea (Paleoptera) with a description of new representatives of the family Elmoidae". Psyche 81: 315333.
18. Kukalová-Peck J. (1985) "Ephemeroid wing venation based upon new gigantic Carboniferous mayflies and basis morphological phylogeny and metamorphosis of pterygopte insects (Insecta, Ephemerida)". Canadian Journal of Zoology 63: 933955.
19. Kukalová-Peck J., (1991) "Fossil history and the evolution of hexapod structures". In: Naumann I.D. (Ed.). The insects of Australia, a textbook for students and research workers (2nd ed.) , 1. Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, VIC, pp. 141179.
20. Kukalová-Peck J., (1997) "Arthropod phylogeny and ‘basal’ morphological structures". In: Fortey R.A., & Thomas R.H. (Eds). Arthropod Relationships. Systematics Association Special Volume Series . Chapman & Hall, London, pp. 249268.
21. Kukalová-Peck J., & Brauckmann C. (1990) "Wing folding in pterygote insects, and the oldest Diaphanopterodea from the Early Carboniferous of West Germany". Canadian Journal of Zoology 68: 11041111.
22. Kukalová-Peck J., & Peck S.B. (1976) "Adult and immature Calvertiellidae (Insecta: Palaeodictyoptera) from the Upper Palaeozoic of New Mexico and Czechoslovakia". Psyche 83: 7993.
23. Lucas S.G., & Krainer K. (2004) "The Red Tanks Member of the Bursum Formation in the Lucero uplift and regional stratigraphy of the Bursum Formation in New Mexico". New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 25: 4352.
24. Lucas S.G.,, Barrick J.E.,, Krainer K., & Schneider J.W. (2016) "Pennsylvanian-Permian boundary at Carrizo Arroyo, Central New Mexico. New Mexico Geological Society Guidebook", 67th Field Conference, Geology of the Belen Area, 2016 , pp. 303311.
25. Nel A.,, Bechly G.,, Prokop J.,, Béthoux O., & Fleck G. (2012) "Systematics and evolution of Palaeozoic and Mesozoic damselfly-like Odonatoptera of the ‘protozygopteran’ grade". Journal of Palaeontology 86: 81104.
26. Pinto I.D., & Pinto de 0rnellas L. (1978) "Upper Carboniferous insects from Argentina. 1. Familia Diaphanopteridae (Megasecopteroidea)". Pesquisas, (Zoologia) , Porto Alegre 10: 8795.
27. Pinto I.D., & Adami-Rodrigues K. (1999) "A revision of South American Paleozoic insects". AMBA Project Publications No. AMBA/AM/PFCIM98/1.99: Proceedings of the first Palaeoentomological Conference, Moscow 1998 , pp. 117124.
28. Prokop J.,, Nel A., & Tenny A. (2010) "On the phylogenetic position of the palaeopteran Syntonopteroidea (Insecta: Ephemeroptera), with a new species from the Upper Carboniferous of England". Organisms Diversity & Evolution 10: 331340.
29. Prokop J., & Nel A. (2011) "New Middle Permian palaeopteran insects from Lodève Basin in southern France (Ephemeroptera, Diaphanopterodea, Megasecoptera)". ZooKeys 130: 4155.
30. Prokop J.,, Szwedo J.,, Lapeyrie J.,, Garrouste R., & Nel A. (2015) "New middle Permian insects from Salagou Formation of the Lodève Basin in southern France (Insecta: Pterygota)". Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 51: 1451.
31. Rasnitsyn A.P.,, Aristov D.S.,, Gorochov A.V.,, Rowland J.M., & Sinitshenkova N.D. (2004) "Important new insect fossils from Carrizo Arroyo and the Permo-Carboniferous faunal boundary". Bulletin of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science 25: 215246.
32. Riek E.F. (1976) "Neosecoptera, a new insect suborder based on specimen discovered in the Late Carboniferous of Tasmania". Alcheringa 1: 227234.
33. Rohdendorf B.B., (1962) Podtip Mandibulata zhvalonosnye chlenistonogie [Subphylum Mandibulata or Prototracheata] In: Rohdendorf B.B. (Ed.), Osnovy paleontologii. Chlenistonogie. Trakheinye I khelitserovye [Fundamentals of Palaeontology. Arthropoda, Tracheata, Chelicerata.] Izdatel’stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR, Moscow, pp. 17374 (English translation in 1991, Smithsonian Institution Libraries and the National Science Foundation, Washington, DC).
34. Rowland J.M. (1997) "The Late Paleozoic insect assemblage at Carrizo Arroyo, New Mexico". Bulletin of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science 11: 17.
35. Schneider J.W.,, Lucas S.G., & Rowland J.M. (2004) "The blattida (insecta) fauna of Carrizo Arroyo, New Mexico—Biostratigraphic link between marine and non-marine Pennsylvanian/Permian boundary profiles". Bulletin of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science 25: 247261.
36. Schneider J.W.,, Lucas S.G.,, Trümper S.,, Stanulla Ch., & Krainer K. (2016) "Carrizo Arroyo, Central New Mexico – A new Late Paleozoic taphotype of arthropod fossillagerstätte. New Mexico Geological Society Guidebook", 67th Field Conference, Geology of the Belen Area, 2016 , pp. 377386.
37. Shear W.A.,, Hannibal J.T., & Kukalová-Peck J. (1992) "Terrestrial arthropods from Upper Pennsylvanian rocks at the Kinney Bricks Quarry, New Mexico". New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources 138: 135141.
38. Sinitshenkova N.D. (1979) "A new family of the Palaeodictyoptera from the Carboniferous of Siberia". Paleontological Journal 13: 192205.
39. Sinitshenkova N.D. (1981) A new species of the Tchirkovaeidae (Dictyoneurida) from the Upper Carboniferous of the Tunguska basin. Paleontological Journal 15: 144–145.
40. Sinitshenkova N.D., (2002) "Chapter 2.2.1.2.3. Superorder Dictyoneurida Handlirsch, 1906 (= Palaeodictyopteroidea)". In: Rasnitsyn A.P., & Quicke D.L.J. (Eds) History of Insects . Kluwer, Dordrecht, pp. 115124.
41. Tillyard R.J. (1932) "Kansas Permian insects. 14. The order Neuroptera". American Journal of Science , (5), 23: 130.
42. Zalessky M.D. (1932) "Observations sur les insectes trouvés dans les dépôts à charbons du bassin de Kousnetzk et sur l’age de ces derniers d’aprés la faune entomologique". Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France 1: 209218.
http://brill.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.1163/1876312x-48022160
Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.1163/1876312x-48022160
2017-11-01
2017-11-23

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Subscribe to ToC alert
  • Get permissions
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Insect Systematics & Evolution — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation