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Aluta

Bradoriida - Beyrichonidae

Taxonomy
Aluta was named by Mathew (1896) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Atda-l Cm Tojo Sepkoski's reference number: 131,885].

It was assigned to Beyrichonidae by Benson et al. (1961); to Archaeocopida by Bengtson (1992); and to Ostracoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Aluta Mathew
1961Aluta Benson et al. p. 102
1992Aluta Bengtson p. 1022
2002Aluta Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
orderBradoriida(Raymond 1935)
familyBeyrichonidaeUlrich and Bassler 1931
genusAlutaMathew 1896

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