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Wicherella

Ostracoda - Progonocytheridae

Taxonomy
Wicherella was named by Lord (1972) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie-u Sepkoski's reference number: 74]. Its type is Wicherella semiora.

It was assigned to Progonocytheridae by Lord (1972); and to Podocopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Wicherella Lord p. 187
2002Wicherella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classOstracoda
suborderPodocopa(Sars 1865)
familyProgonocytheridaeSylvester-Bradley 1948
genusWicherella

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