Kellettina vidriensis Hamilton 1942 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Palaeocopida - Kellettinidae

Full reference: I. B. Hamilton. 1942. Ostracodes from the Upper Permian of Texas. Journal of Paleontology 16(6):712-718

Belongs to Kellettina according to I. G. Sohn 1954

See also Hamilton 1942

Sister taxa: Kellettina carnica, Kellettina elongata, Kellettina noriyukii, Kellettina reticulata, Kellettina robusta

Type specimen: Wisconsin Univ 22374. Its type locality is USNM703c, Old Word Ranch, Glass Mountains, which is in a Kungurian slope limestone in the Road Canyon Formation of Texas.

Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (2: Texas collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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