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Pontocypris (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida

PaleoDB taxon number: 24463

Synonym: Erythrocypris Mueller 1894 [objective synonym] (taxon 366825)

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

Sister taxa: Argilloecia, Haworthina, Liasina, Pontocyprella

Subtaxa: Erythrocypris rosefieldensis, Pontocypris mississippiensis

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Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer