Microcheilinella (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Sigilliidae

Synonym: Alveus Hamilton 1942

Parent taxon: Sigilliidae according to G. Tanaka 2018

See also Crasquin 2008, Crasquin and Forel 2010, Forel 2017, Hamilton 1942, Kozur 1985, Sepkoski 2002 and Zazzali et al. 2015

Sister taxon: Spinomicrocheilinella

Subtaxa: Alveus depressus 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 multinodosa Microcheilinella pagodaensis Microcheilinella perexilis Microcheilinella peroi Microcheilinella posthungarica Microcheilinella postlaterospinosa Microcheilinella postspinosa Microcheilinella qinglongensis Microcheilinella rectodorsata Microcheilinella shicheni Microcheilinella shigensis Microcheilinella speciosa Microcheilinella subovata Microcheilinella subreniformis Microcheilinella tschikalyensis Microcheilinella tsubogawensis Microcheilinella venusta Microcheilinella visnyoensis Microcheilinella wujiapingensis

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Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Triassic of China (8 collections), Hungary (5), Pakistan (1), Romania (1), Turkey (5)

• Permian of Azerbaijan (4), Canada (1: British Columbia), China (192), Greece (6), Guatemala (6), Hungary (8), Iran (24), Italy (3), Japan (3), Lithuania (15), the Russian Federation (2), Thailand (1), Turkey (1)

• Carboniferous of China (2), Italy (1), United States (10: Arkansas, Indiana, Kansas)

• Devonian of Belgium (1), France (2), Poland (13), the Russian Federation (19)

• Silurian of Estonia (3), the Russian Federation (2), Ukraine (3)

Total: 342 collections including 514 occurrences

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