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Ovatoscutum

Hydrozoa -

Taxonomy
Ovatoscutum was named by Glaessner and Wade (1966) [Sepkoski's age data: V u]. It is not extant. Its type is Ovatoscutum concentricum.

It was assigned to Hydrozoa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Ovatoscutum Glaessner and Wade pp. 612-613 figs. pl. 97, Fig. 8
2002Ovatoscutum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMedusozoa
classHydrozoaOwen 1843
genusOvatoscutum

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