Loxoconcha prava Alexander 1934 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Loxoconchidae

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

Belongs to Loxoconcha according to C. I. Alexander 1934

Sister taxa: Loxoconcha bairdi, Loxoconcha buntoni, Loxoconcha corrugata, Loxoconcha creolensis, Loxoconcha fischeri, Loxoconcha jacksonensis, Loxoconcha mornhinvegi, Loxoconcha nuda, Loxoconcha perdecora, Loxoconcha reticularis, Loxoconcha stellifera, Loxoconcha subrhomboidea, Loxoconcha uranouchiensis, Loxoconcha vernonensis, Loxoconcha woodwardsensis

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

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.