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Carinaknightina Sohn 1970 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Palaeocopida - Kirkbyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 23063

Full reference: I. G. Sohn. 1970. Early Triassic marine ostracods from the Salt Range and Surghar Range, West Pakistan. Stratigraphic Boundary Problems: Permian and Triassic of West Pakistan, Department of Geology, University of Kansas Special Publication 4:193-206

Parent taxon: Kirkbyidae according to S. Crasquin-Soleau 1999

Sister taxa: Aurikirkbya, Boreokirkbya, Kirkbya, Kirkbyinae, Knightina, Nodokirkbya, Reviya, Scutikirkbya, Shleesha, Villozona

Subtaxa: Carinaknightina baloghi, Carinaknightina braccinii, Carinaknightina carinata, Carinaknightina discarinata, Carinaknightina neutrum, Carinaknightina tibetensis, Carinaknightina tricarinata, Carinaknightina ventrocingula, Carinaknightina zhenfengensis

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Type: Carinaknightina carinata

Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder