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Lophokloedenia

Ostracoda - Palaeocopida - Beyrichiidae

Taxonomy
Lophokloedenia was named by Swartz and Whitmore (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: D Gedi-l]. It is not extant. It is considered to be a form taxon.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Lophokloedenia Swartz and Whitmore
1961Lophokloedenia Benson et al.
2002Lophokloedenia 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
genusLophokloedeniaSwartz and Whitmore 1956

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