Halocypridacea

Halocypridacea

[‚hal·ə‚sip·rə′dās· ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A superfamily of ostracods in the suborder Myodocopa; individuals are straight-backed with a very thin, usually calcified carapace.
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