Microcheilinella postspinosa Chen 1958 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Microcheilinellidae

Alternative combinations: Spinomicrocheilinella postspina, Spinomicrocheilinella postspinosa

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 S. Crasquin-Soleau 1998

See also Chen 1958, Kozur 1985, Lethiers et al. 1995 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 qinglongensis, Microcheilinella rectodorsata, Microcheilinella shicheni, Microcheilinella shigensis, Microcheilinella speciosa, Microcheilinella subovata, Microcheilinella subreniformis, Microcheilinella tschikalyensis, Microcheilinella tsubogawensis, Microcheilinella venusta, Microcheilinella visnyoensis, Microcheilinella wujiapingensis, Alveus depressus

Type specimen: NIGP 9119. Its type locality is AV-40, Guanshan Section, Longtan, Nanjing City, which is in a Kungurian carbonate limestone in the Qixia Formation of China.

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Permian of China (10 collections), Greece (4), Guatemala (2)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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