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Orthonotacythere Alexander 1933 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Protostomia

PaleoDB taxon number: 24362

Full reference: C. I. Alexander. 1933. Shell structure of the ostracode Genus Cytheropteron and fossil species from the Cretaceous of Texas. Journal of Paleontology 7:180-214

Parent taxon: Cytheridae according to H. V. Howe and J. B. Garrett 1934

Sister taxa: Cythere, Cythereis, Cytherideis, Cytherinae, Cytheromorphinae, Gemmanella, Glorianella, Gomphocythere, Hemicytheridea, Kellettella, Paijenborchella, Speluncella, Triassinella

Subtaxa: Orthonotacythere annulospinata, Orthonotacythere sabinensis

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Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer