Bythocypris Brady 1880 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Bythocyprididae

Parent taxon: Bythocyprididae according to M. B. Forel 2017

See also Blaszyk 1987, Hazel and Holden 1971 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Praepilatininae

Subtaxa: Bythocypris bijieensis Bythocypris cylindrica Bythocypris faba Bythocypris gibsonensis Bythocypris maanshanensis Bythocypris mayeri Bythocypris mcguirti Bythocypris osagensis Bythocypris parilis Bythocypris proreniformis Bythocypris subaequata Bythocypris symmetrica Bythocypris tomlinsoni Bythocypris vainganaensis

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Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (1 collection)

• Miocene of Australia (1), Greece (1), Morocco (1), Poland (1)

• Oligocene of Antarctica (1), Antigua and Barbuda (1), Indian Ocean (2), Puerto Rico (5), United States (1: Alabama)

• Eocene of Indian Ocean (4), New Zealand (1), Nigeria (4), North Atlantic (1), Tonga (1), United States (9: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas)

• Paleocene of Togo (1), Trinidad and Tobago (3), Tunisia (1), United States (2: Alabama, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (4), Saudi Arabia (1), Tunisia (3)

• Jurassic of Austria (2), Germany (26), Hungary (2), Turkey (5)

• Triassic of Austria (1), China (7), Iran (3), Israel (6), Romania (1), Turkey (2)

• Permian of China (10), Iran (2), Serbia and Montenegro (1), United States (1: Texas)

• Carboniferous of Canada (1: Alberta), United States (14: Kansas, Kentucky, Oklahoma)

• Devonian of Afghanistan (1), Brazil (1), China (1), the Czech Republic (1), France (3), United States (11: New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania)

• Silurian to Devonian of United States (1: Oklahoma)

• Silurian of Canada (1: Ontario), Germany (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (3: Maryland, West Virginia)

• Ordovician of Canada (15: Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Québec), China (7), United States (26: Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma)

Total: 208 collections including 238 occurrences

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