Paracytheridea Muller 1894 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopa - Paracytherideidae

Parent taxon: Paracytherideidae according to A. L. CarreƱo and T. M. Cronin 1993

See also Hazel 1983, Hazel and Holden 1971 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Paracytherideinae

Subtaxa: Paracytheridea belhavenensis Paracytheridea byramensis Paracytheridea cronini Paracytheridea mucra Paracytheridea shattucki Paracytheridea similis Paracytheridea toleri Paracytheridea vandenboldi Paracytheridea woodwardsensis

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Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Panama (1 collection)

• Pliocene of United States (1: North Carolina)

• Miocene of Colombia (4), Greece (6), India (1), Italy (4), Panama (1), Poland (15), South Africa (3), United States (1: Maryland)

• Oligocene of Antigua and Barbuda (1), Germany (1), Mexico (1), United States (1: North Carolina)

• Eocene of Mexico (1), Tonga (1), United States (3: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi)

• Cretaceous of Argentina (1)

Total: 47 collections including 55 occurrences

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