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Platella

Ostracoda - Platycopida - Cytherellidae

Taxonomy
Platella was named by Coryell and Fields (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno-l T Mi-u Sepkoski's reference number: 141].

It was assigned to Cytherellidae by Benson et al. (1961); and to Platycopida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Platella Coryell and Fields
1961Platella Benson et al. p. 383
2002Platella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classOstracoda
subclassPodocopaSars 1865
orderPlatycopidaSars 1866
suborderPlatycopinaSars 1866
familyCytherellidaeSars 1866
genusPlatellaCoryell and Fields 1937

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