Cyzicus Audouin 1837 (clam shrimp)

Branchiopoda - Diplostraca - Cyzicidae

Parent taxon: Cyzicidae according to C. C. Lana and I. S. Carvalho 2002

Sister taxon: Turfanograpta

Subtaxa: Cyzicus tetracerus

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Type: Cyzicus tetracerus

Ecology: slow-moving nektobenthic suspension feeder-detritivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Argentina (1 collection), Brazil (1), United States (1: Texas)

• Jurassic of Argentina (1), Thailand (1), the United Kingdom (1)

• Triassic of Canada (1: Nova Scotia), Germany (5), United States (3: New Jersey, North Carolina)

Total: 15 collections including 18 occurrences

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