Samarella (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Platycopida - Paraparchitidae

Parent taxon: Paraparchitidae according to S. Crasquin and M. B. Forel 2010

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Zazzali et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Chamishaella, Dentoparaparchites, Langdaia, Paraparchitella, Paraparchites, Proparaparchites, Shemonaella, Shishaella, Shivaella

Subtaxa: Samarella meishanella Samarella sonei Samarella victori Samarella viscusforma

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Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-suspension feeder


• Triassic of Hungary (2 collections)

• Permian of Canada (1: British Columbia), China (93), Guatemala (1), Hungary (1), Iran (15), Thailand (13)

• Devonian of China (1), France (3), Poland (7)

Total: 137 collections including 151 occurrences

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