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Herpetocypris

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Cyprididae

Taxonomy
Herpetocypris was named by Brady and Norman (1889). It is extant. It is the type genus of Herpetocypridinae.

It was assigned to Ostracoda by Coope et al. (1961); and to Herpetocypridinae by Martens and Savatenalinton (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Herpetocypris Brady and Norman
1961Erpetocypris Coope et al.
2011Herpetocypris Martens and Savatenalinton

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classOstracoda
subclassPodocopaSars 1865
orderPodocopidaSars 1866
suborderCypridocopinaJones 1901
superfamilyCypridoidea(Baird 1845)
familyCyprididaeBaird 1845
subfamilyHerpetocypridinaeKaufmann 1900
genusHerpetocyprisBrady and Norman 1889

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