Cryptobairdia compacta Geis 1932 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Bairdiidae

Alternative combination: Bairdia compacta

Belongs to Cryptobairdia according to C. G. Shi and D. Q. Chen 1987

Sister taxa: Bairdia (Cryptobairdia) seminalis, Cryptobairdia bolzi, Cryptobairdia convexa, Cryptobairdia coryelli, Cryptobairdia distorta, Cryptobairdia hians, Cryptobairdia lungtanensis, Cryptobairdia maddocksi, Cryptobairdia pelikani, Cryptobairdia postabscissa, Cryptobairdia ventricosa, Cryptobairdia zalanyii

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of Canada (1: Alberta collection), United States (1: Indiana)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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