Alternative combination: Pleurocystites watkinsi
Synonym: Praepleurocystis nodosus Westphal 1974
Full reference: H. L. Strimple. 1948. Pleurocystites watkinsi, n. sp., from the Bromide Formation of Oklahoma. American Journal of Science 246(12):761-764
Sister taxon: Praepleurocystis ranaformis
- Praepleurocystis watkinsi: USNM 4640. Its type locality is Bromide Formation, Rock Crossing, Criner Hills, Carter County, Oklahoma, which is in the Blackriveran of horizon the Bromide Formation Oklahoma.
- Praepleurocystis nodosus: U. W. 1561/1. Its type locality is Quarry 3.6 miles west-northwest of Fennimore, which is in a Blackriveran carbonate limestone in the McGregor Formation of Wisconsin.
Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder
Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence
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