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Pycnolepas tithonica

Maxillopoda - Sessilia - Brachylepadidae

Taxonomy
Brachylepas tithonicus was named by Withers (1912) [TYPE SPECIMEN: Is "electrotype". Holotype is a carina in the M. RemeŇ° Collection (Olomouc).]. Its type specimen is NHM I.15819, an other, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Pycnolepas tithonica by Jagt et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Brachylepas tithonicus Withers p. 506 figs. pl. 12, figs. 13, 14
2007Pycnolepas tithonica Jagt et al. p. 35

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBr√ľnnich 1772
classMaxillopodaDahl 1956
subclassCirripedia(Rafinesque 1816)
superorderThoracica(Darwin 1854)
orderSessiliaLamarck 1818
suborderBrachylepadomorphaWithers 1923
familyBrachylepadidaeWoodward 1901
genusPycnolepasWithers 1914
speciestithonica(Withers 1912)

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