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Cypridea gurvanensis Sinitsa 1986 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Cyprididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 250493

Full reference: S. M. Sinitsa. 1986. Ostracoda, in Nasekomye v rannemelovykh ekosistemakh zapadnoy Mongolii. The Joint Soviet-Mongolian Palaeontological Expedition 28:174-178

Belongs to Cypridea according to S. M. Sinitsa 1986

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: VNIGRI 975/70, a shell. Its type locality is Gurvan-Ereny-Nuruu (Outcrop 235/3) (VNIGRI collection 975), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large shale/sandstone in the Gurvan-Eren Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer