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Stylopised delphacid 3.jpg
Elenchus maorianus of genus Elenchus (female in delphacid host)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Infraclass: Neoptera
(unranked): Eumetabola
(unranked): Endopterygota
Superorder: Panorpida

Panorpida or Mecopterida is superorder of Endopterygota. Hidden accept[clarification needed] of Panorpida include a muscle connecting a pleura and first axillary sclerite at the base of the wing. The monophyly of Panorpida is also supported by molecular data. It is hard to comment what the lifestyle was of the ancestral Panorpida.[1]