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Kirkbyella

Ostracoda - Palaeocopida - Kirkbyellidae

Taxonomy
Kirkbyella is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Kirkbyellidae by Crasquin-Soleau (1997); and to Palaeocopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1997Kirkbyella Crasquin-Soleau p. 54
2002Kirkbyella 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
suborderKloedenellocopinaScott 1961
superfamilyKirkbyoidea(Ulrich and Bassler 1906)
familyKirkbyellidaeSohn 1961
genusKirkbyella

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