Cytheropteron (Cytheropteron) aligerum Alexander 1934 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Cytheruridae

Full reference: C. I. Alexander. 1934. Ostracoda of the Midway (Eocene) of Texas. Journal of Paleontology 8(2):206-237

Belongs to Cytheropteron (Cytheropteron) according to C. I. Alexander 1934

Sister taxon: Cytheropteron (Cytheropteron) midwayensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Station 8a, Caldwell Ranch, Bastrop Co., TX, which is in a Danian marginal marine claystone in the Kincaid Formation of Texas

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer

Distribution: found only at Station 8a, Caldwell Ranch, Bastrop Co., TX

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