Palaeocytherideidae

Semicytheridea spirifera, from Benson et al. (1961).

Belongs within: Cytherocopina.

The Palaeocytherideinae are a group of ostracods that have been recognised from the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods (Benson et al. 1961).

Palaeocytherideidae [Palaeocytherideinae]M61
|--PalaeocytherideidesM61
| |--Palaeocytheridea Mandelstam 1947BB61
| | `--*P. bakirovi Mandelstam 1947BB61
| `--Rubracea Mandelstam in Mandelstam et al. 1957M61, BB61
| `--*R. artis Lyubimova in Mandelstam et al. 1957BB61
`--CamptocytheridesM61
|--Camptocythere Triebel 1950BB61
| `--*C. praecox Triebel 1950BB61
|--Mandelstamia Lyubimova 1955M61, BB61
| `--*M. facilis Lyubimova 1955BB61
`--Semicytheridea Mandelstam 1956M61, BB61
`--*S. spirifera (Chapman & Sherborn 1893) [=Cythere spirifera]BB61

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[BB61] Benson, R. H., J. M. Berdan, W. A. van den Bold, T. Hanai, I. Hessland, H. V. Howe, R. V. Kesling, S. A. Levinson, R. A. Reyment, R. C. Moore, H. W. Scott, R. H. Shaver, I. G. Sohn, L. E. Stover, F. M. Swain & P. C. Sylvester-Bradley. 1961. Systematic descriptions. In: Moore, R. C. (ed.) Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology pt Q. Arthropoda 3: Crustacea: Ostracoda pp. Q99–Q421. Geological Society of America and University of Kansas Press.

[M61] Moore, R. C. 1961. Supplement—USSR treatise on Ostracoda. In: Moore, R. C. (ed.) Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology pt Q. Arthropoda 3: Crustacea: Ostracoda pp. Q422–Q429. Geological Society of America and University of Kansas Press.

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