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Ascarites rufferi Da Silva et al. 2014 (roundworm)

Enoplea - Rhabditida - Ascarididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 319060

Full reference: P. A. Da Silva, V. H. Borba, J. M. F. Dutra, D. Leles, A. A. S. Da-Rosa, L. F. Ferreira, and A. Araujo. 2014. A new ascarid species in cynodont coprolite dated of 240 million years. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 86:265-269

Belongs to Ascarites according to P. A. Da Silva et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Ascarites gerus, Ascarites priscus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Sítio Cortado, RST 287 Highway, which is in a Ladinian floodplain mudstone/sandstone in the Santa Maria Formation of Brazil