Microcheilinella venusta Chen 1958 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Microcheilinellidae

Alternative combination: Tubulibairdia venusta

Full reference: T. C. Chen. 1958. Permian ostracods from the Chihsia limestone of Lungtan, Nanking. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 6:215-265

Belongs to Microcheilinella according to M. B. Forel 2012

See also Chen 1958, Crasquin and Forel 2010, Crasquin-Soleau 2006, Ishizaki 1964, Shi and Chen 1987 and Yi 1990

Sister taxa: Microcheilinella aculeata, Microcheilinella alborzella, Microcheilinella anxianensis, Microcheilinella bicornuta, Microcheilinella buekkensis, Microcheilinella contrariella, Microcheilinella dorsicostata, Microcheilinella egerensis, Microcheilinella hungarica, Microcheilinella inflata, Microcheilinella lata, Microcheilinella laterospinosa, Microcheilinella malyinkaensis, Microcheilinella mariettensis, Microcheilinella multinodosa, Microcheilinella pagodaensis, Microcheilinella peculiaris, Microcheilinella perexilis, Microcheilinella peroi, Microcheilinella posthungarica, Microcheilinella postlaterospinosa, Microcheilinella postspinosa, Microcheilinella qinglongensis, Microcheilinella rectodorsata, Microcheilinella shicheni, Microcheilinella shigensis, Microcheilinella speciosa, Microcheilinella subovata, Microcheilinella subreniformis, Microcheilinella tschikalyensis, Microcheilinella tsubogawensis, Microcheilinella visnyoensis, Microcheilinella wujiapingensis, Alveus depressus

Type specimen: NIGP 9116. Its type locality is AV-49, Guanshan Section, Longtan, Nanjing City, which is in a Kungurian carbonate limestone in the Qixia Formation of China.

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer


• Triassic of China (1 collection)

• Permian of China (52), Japan (1)

Total: 54 collections each including a single occurrence

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