Podocopida

The Podocopida are an order of ostracods in the subclass Podocopa. It is divided into five suborders – Bairdiocopina, Cypridocopina, Cytherocopina, Darwinulocopina, and Sigilliocopina.[1] It is the most diverse of the four orders of ostracods, and also has a rich fossil record.[2]

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Podocopida

Sars, 1866
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  1. ^ Simone Brandão (2010). Brandão SN, Angel MV, Karanovic I, Parker A, Perrier V, Sames B, Yasuhara M (eds.). "Podocopida". World Ostracoda Database. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved November 25, 2010.
  2. ^ Akira Tsukagoshi & Andrew R. Parker (2000). "Trunk segmentation of some podocopine lineages in Ostracoda". In David J. Horne & Koen Martens (eds.). Evolutionary Biology and Ecology of Ostracoda. Hydrobiologia. 419. pp. 15–30. doi:10.1023/A:1003981806643. ISBN 0-7923-6396-5.