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Wicherella semiora

Ostracoda - Progonocytheridae

Taxonomy
Wicherella semiora was named by Lord (1972). Its type specimen is HU 54.J.27, a carapace, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Ridge Cliff (Down Cliff Sands), which is in a Margaritatus marine horizon in the Down Cliff Sands Formation of the United Kingdom. It is the type species of Wicherella.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Wicherella semiora Lord p. 189 figs. Pl 39, figs 1-13text-fig 2

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

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