Euestheria azambujai Pinto 1956 (clam shrimp)

Branchiopoda - Diplostraca - Lioestheriidae

Full reference: I. D. Pinto. 1956. Artopods da Formacao Santa Maria (Triassico Superior) Do Rio Grande do Sul, com noticias sobre alguns restos vegetais. Boletim da Sociedade Brasileira de Geologia 5(1):75-87

Belongs to Euestheria according to I. D. Pinto 1956

Sister taxa: Euestheria buravasi, Euestheria kozuri, Euestheria multicostata

Type specimen: URGS 238, a valve. Its type locality is Passo das Tropas, which is in a Ladinian fluvial sandstone/conglomerate in the Santa Maria Formation of Brazil.

Ecology: slow-moving nektobenthic suspension feeder-detritivore

Distribution: found only at Passo das Tropas

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