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Primitia

Ostracoda - Palaeocopida - Primitiidae

Taxonomy
Primitia was named by Jones and Holl (1923) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren D u]. Its type is Beyrichia strangulata.

It was assigned to Primitiidae by Henningsmoen (1953); and to Palaeocopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Primitia Jones and Holl
1953Primitia Henningsmoen
2002Primitia 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)
familyPrimitiidaeUlrich and Bassler 1923
genusPrimitiaJones and Holl 1923

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