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Microcytherura

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Cytheridae

Taxonomy
Microcytherura was named by Muller (1894) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Microcytherura Muller
1983Microcytherura Hazel p. 100
2002Microcytherura 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
familyCytheridaeBaird 1850
subfamilyCytherinaeBaird 1850
tribeCytheriniBaird 1850
genusMicrocytheruraMuller 1894

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