Orthobairdia texana Harlton 1927 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Bairdiidae

Alternative combination: Bairdia texana

Synonyms: Bairdia florenaensis Upson 1933, Bairdia nevensis Kellett 1934, Orthobairdia florenaensis Upson 1933, Orthobairdia nevensis Kellett 1934

Belongs to Orthobairdia according to I. G. Sohn 1960

See also Costanzo and Kaesler 1987 and Kellett 1934

Sister taxa: Orthobairdia capuliformis, Orthobairdia cestriensis, Orthobairdia exilimarginata, Orthobairdia guadalupiana, Orthobairdia insolens, Orthobairdia jeanlouisi, Orthobairdia lemairei, Orthobairdia meishanensis, Orthobairdia ponderosa, Orthobairdia vanganensis

Type specimens:

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (9: Kansas collections)

• Carboniferous of United States (10: Kansas, Texas)

Total: 19 collections including 20 occurrences

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