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Gigantocypris  Müller, 1895
Taxonomic Serial No.: 684217

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Gigantocypris Skogsberg, 1920
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - unavailable, nomen nudum   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

  Expert: Martin Angel  
  Notes: Southampton Oceanography Centre, Empress Dock, Southampton SO14 3ZH, United Kingdom   
  Reference for: Gigantocypris    
  Other Source(s):    
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Poulsen, Erik M.  
  Publication Date: 1962   
  Article/Chapter Title: Ostracoda-Myodocopa: Part I: Cypridiniformes-Cypridinidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Dana-Report, vol. 10, no. 57   
  Page(s): 414   
  Publisher: Andr. Fred. Hĝst and Son   
  Publication Place: Copenhagen, Denmark   
  Reference for: Gigantocypris   

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  Comment: According to Martin Angel (personal communication, 2004), Gigantocypris Müller, 1895 was a nomen nudum, and Skogsberg gave the first proper generic description in 1920  



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