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Knightina ultima

Ostracoda - Palaeocopida - Kirkbyidae

Taxonomy
Kellettina ultima was named by Kozur (1985). Its type specimen is P 1447/Ko 1980 I-550 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Nagyvisnyó 4 borehole, Mihalovits quarry, sample Nv 4/45, which is in a Wuchiapingian carbonate limestone in the Nagyvisnyo Formation of Hungary.

It was recombined as Knightina ultima by Chitnarin (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Kellettina ultima Kozur p. 33 figs. Pl 8, fig 1
2012Knightina ultima Chitnarin p. 822 figs. 18C-E

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrünnich 1772
classOstracoda
subclassPodocopaSars 1865
orderPalaeocopidaHenningsmoen 1953
suborderBeyrichicopinaScott 1961
superfamilyKirkbyoidea(Ulrich and Bassler 1906)
familyKirkbyidaeUlrich and Bassler 1906
genusKnightina
speciesultima()

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