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Malzella

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Hemicytheridae

Taxonomy
Malzella was named by Hazel (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 853. WoRMS lists genus as extinct]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Aurilini by Hazel (1983); and to Podocopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Malzella Hazel p. 99
2002Malzella 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
superfamilyCytheraceaBaird 1850
familyHemicytheridae(Puri 1953)
tribeAuriliniPuri 1974
genusMalzella

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