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Virgatocypris

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Cyprididae

Taxonomy
Virgatocypris was named by Malz and Moayedpour (1973) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno-l T Eo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 74,1073].

It was assigned to Cypridinae by Dias-Brito et al. (2001); and to Podocopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Virgatocypris Malz and Moayedpour
2001Virgatocypris Dias-Brito et al. p. 273
2002Virgatocypris 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
suborderPodocopinaSars 1866
superfamilyCypridoidea(Baird 1845)
familyCyprididaeBaird 1845
subfamilyCypridinaeBaird 1845
genusVirgatocyprisMalz and Moayedpour 1973

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