Cryptobairdia distorta Yi 1993 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Bairdiidae

Full reference: W. J. Yi. 1993. Ostracode fauna from Lower Permian Chihsia Formation of Guangping in Datian, Fujian. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 32(5):561-586

Belongs to Cryptobairdia according to W. J. Yi 1993

Sister taxa: Cryptobairdia bolzi, Cryptobairdia compacta, Cryptobairdia convexa, Cryptobairdia coryelli, Cryptobairdia hians, Cryptobairdia maddocksi, Cryptobairdia pelikani, Cryptobairdia postabscissa, Cryptobairdia seminalis, Cryptobairdia ventricosa, Cryptobairdia zalanyii

Type specimen: Fuzhou Univ Dep Geol Mining Eng 13496, a carapace. Its type locality is Guangping DG-11, Datian, which is in a Kungurian shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Qixia Formation of China.

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer


• Permian of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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