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Dolichoscapha

Ostracoda - Palaeocopida - Beyrichiidae

Taxonomy
Dolichoscapha was named by Kesling and Ehlers (1958) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-l]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Beyrichiidae by Benson et al. (1961); and to Palaeocopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Dolichoscapha Kesling and Ehlers
1961Dolichoscapha Benson et al.
2002Dolichoscapha Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classOstracoda
suborderPodocopa(Sars 1865)
orderPalaeocopidaHenningsmoen 1953
suborderBeyrichicopinaScott 1961
superfamilyBeyrichioideaMatthew 1886
familyBeyrichiidaeJones 1894
genusDolichoscaphaKesling and Ehlers 1958

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