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Samarella viscusforma Chitnarin 2012 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Palaeocopida - Paraparchitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 253934

Full reference: A. Chitnarin. 2012. Systematics, in Ostracods (Crustacea) of the Early-Middle Permian from central Thailand (Indochina block). Part I. Order Palaeocopida. Geodiversitas 34:806-830

Belongs to Samarella according to A. Chitnarin 2012

Sister taxa: Samarella meishanella, Samarella sonei, Samarella victori

Type specimen: SUT-09-1394, a carapace. Its type locality is 07PB04-2, Nong Phai, Phetchabun, which is in an Asselian/Sakmarian carbonate wackestone in the Pha Nok Khao Formation of Thailand.

Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve length 0.550