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Copytus

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Neocytherideidae

Taxonomy
Copytus was named by Skogsberg (1939) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Neocytherideidae by Blaszyk (1987) and Ayress (1995); and to Podocopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Copytus Skogsberg
1987Copytus Blaszyk p. 68
1995Copytus Ayress p. 915
2002Copytus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classOstracoda
suborderPodocopa(Sars 1865)
orderPodocopidaSars 1866
superfamilyCytheraceaBaird 1850
familyNeocytherideidaePuri 1957
genusCopytusSkogsberg 1939

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