Aurikirkbya formula Ishizaki 1964 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Palaeocopida - Kirkbyidae

Full reference: K. Ishizaki. 1964. Middle Permian ostracodes from the Iwaizaki Limestone, northeast Japan. Science Reports of the Tohoku University. Second Series, Geology 36:139-160

Belongs to Aurikirkbya according to E. Gerry et al. 1987

Sister taxa: Aurikirkbya alta, Aurikirkbya altalobata, Aurikirkbya auriformis, Aurikirkbya barbarae, Aurikirkbya canyonensis, Aurikirkbya hispanica, Aurikirkbya kellettae, Aurikirkbya kinshozhanensis, Aurikirkbya miyakei, Aurikirkbya subkellettae, Aurikirkbya ventrocallosa, Aurikirkbya wordensis, Aurikirkbya wymani

Type specimen: IGPS 85772. Its type locality is Iwaizaki, Member G, Hashikami Village, Motoyoshi County, Miyagi Prefecture, which is in a Capitanian carbonate limestone in the Iwaizaki Formation of Japan.

Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of Israel (4 collections), Japan (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.