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Acrocythere

Ostracoda - Progonocytheridae

Taxonomy
Acrocythere was named by Neale (1960) [Sepkoski's age data: J Sine-u K Apti-u Sepkoski's reference number: 74]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Progonocytheridae by Ishizaki (1992); and to Podocopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Acrocythere Neale
1992Acrocythere Ishizaki p. 329
2002Acrocythere Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classOstracoda
suborderPodocopa(Sars 1865)
familyProgonocytheridaeSylvester-Bradley 1948
genusAcrocythereNeale 1960

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