Aurila (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Hemicytheridae

Alternative spelling: Aurilla

Parent taxon: Hemicytherinae according to S. B. Bhatia and N. K. Mandwal 1960

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aurilini, Coquimbini, Echinocythereidini, Neobuntonia, Nephokirkos, Orioninini, Patagonacythere, Pokornyellini, Quadracythere, Reussicythere, Thaerocytherini

Subtaxa: Aurila cicatricosa Aurila soummamensis

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Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of France (2 collections), Italy (4), United States (2: Florida)

• Pliocene of Greece (1), United States (1: North Carolina)

• Miocene of Croatia (1), Cuba (1), Greece (23), India (1), Italy (10), Poland (18), Puerto Rico (4), Turkey (3)

• Oligocene of Antigua and Barbuda (5), Puerto Rico (5)

Total: 81 collections including 127 occurrences

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