Danielopolina revised: Phylogenetic relationships of the extant genera of the family Thaumatocyprididae (Ostracoda: Myodocopa)

@inproceedings{Iglikowska2013DanielopolinaRP,
  title={Danielopolina revised: Phylogenetic relationships of the extant genera of the family Thaumatocyprididae (Ostracoda: Myodocopa)},
  author={Anna Iglikowska and Geoffrey Allan Boxshall},
  year={2013}
}
Abstract The extant genera of the ostracod family Thaumatocyprididae are revised using the results of a phylogenetic analysis based on 54 morphological characters and 28 taxa. This revealed two main lineages within the family. There is a deep-sea lineage comprising the two species of Thaumatocypris Muller, 1906 , the thirteen species of Thaumatoconcha Kornicker and Sohn, 1976 and a monotypic Danielopolina Kornicker and Sohn, 1976 , comprising the type species D. carolynae Kornicker and Sohn… CONTINUE READING