Common Name: Dicliptera, Foldwing
Published in: Ann. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 9: 267. 1807.
Other: Nom. cons. in favour of Diapedium (proposed 1904, entered in code 1906) Greek 'diklis' = double-folding, 'pteron' = wing, referring to the divisions of the valves of the capsule which are wing-like (Stearn).