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Actinocythereis

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Trachyleberididae

Taxonomy
Actinocythereis was named by Puri (1953) [Sepkoski's age data: T Dani R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Trachyleberidini by Hazel (1983); to Trachyleberididae by Ayress (1995); and to Podocopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Actinocythereis Puri
1983Actinocythereis Hazel p. 99
1995Actinocythereis Ayress p. 917
2002Actinocythereis 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)
orderPodocopidaSars 1866
suborderCytherocopinaGrĂ¼ndel 1967
superfamilyCytheroidea(Baird 1850)
familyTrachyleberididaeSylvester-Bradley 1948
genusActinocythereisPuri 1953

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