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Ostenocaris

Thylacocephala - Conchyliocarida - Ostenocarididae

Taxonomy
Ostenocaris is a genus. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Ostenocarididae.

It was assigned to Conchyliocarida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ostenocarididae by Ehiro and Kato (2015).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Ostenocaris Sepkoski, Jr.
2015Ostenocaris Ehiro and Kato p. 279

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
EucrustaceaKingsley 1894
classThylacocephala
orderConchyliocaridaSecretan 1985
familyOstenocarididaeSchram 2014
genusOstenocaris

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available