Polycopoidea is a superfamily of ostracodes. There are 159 species of Polycopoidea, in 16 genera and 1 family. This superfamily has been around since the sakmarian age. It includes groups like Polycopidae.
Definition: Component found in mineralized skeletal tissue, (a specialized form of biogenic tissue in which the extracellular matrix is mineralized, and which functions in mechanical and structural support.)