Ammodiscus pusillus Geinitz 1848 (foram)

Textulariina - Ammodiscoidea - Ammodiscidae

Alternative combinations: Serpula pusilla, Trochammina pusilla

Synonyms: Serpula minutissima Howse 1848, Serpula obscura King 1848, Vermilia obscura King 1848

Belongs to Ammodiscus according to F. Chapman 1895

See also Geinitz 1861, Howse 1848 and King 1850

Sister taxa: Ammodiscus anceps, Ammodiscus auricula, Ammodiscus centrifugus, Ammodiscus fusiformis, Ammodiscus incertus, Ammodiscus jurassicus, Ammodiscus milioloides, Ammodiscus parapriscus, Ammodiscus robertsoni

Ecology: stationary epifaunal herbivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of the United Kingdom (1 collection)

• Permian of the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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