Shishaella (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Platycopida - Paraparchitidae

Parent taxon: Paraparchitidae according to A. Chitnarin 2012

See also Crasquin-Soleau 1998 and Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Shishaella hellenensis Shishaella ussuriensis

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Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-suspension feeder


• Permian of Greece (2 collections), the Russian Federation (3), Thailand (1)

• Chesterian of United States (1: Wyoming)

• Carboniferous of China (2), Germany (1), the Russian Federation (3)

• Devonian of China (2), Poland (1)

Total: 16 collections including 19 occurrences

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