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Krithe

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Krithidae

Taxonomy
Krithe was named by Brady et al. (1874) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 167]. It is extant. It was considered unknown by Alexander (1934).

It was assigned to Cytheridae by Alexander (1934); to Krithidae by Ayress (1995); and to Podocopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1874Krithe Brady et al.
1934Krithe Alexander
1995Krithe Ayress p. 915
2002Krithe 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
familyKrithidaeMandelstam 1958
genusKritheBrady et al. 1874

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