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Aechmina

Ostracoda - Palaeocopida - Aechminidae

Taxonomy
Aechmina was named by Jones and Holl (1869) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren D Fame-u Sepkoski's reference number: 855]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Aechminidae by Jones and Holl (1869), Benson et al. (1961) and Crasquin-Soleau (1997); and to Palaeocopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1869Aechmina Jones and Holl
1961Aechmina Benson et al.
1997Aechmina Crasquin-Soleau p. 44
2002Aechmina Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classOstracoda
subclassPodocopaSars 1865
orderPalaeocopidaHenningsmoen 1953
suborderBeyrichicopinaScott 1961
superfamilyDrepanelloideaUlrich and Bassler 1923
familyAechminidaeBoucek 1936
genusAechminaJones and Holl 1869

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