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Microcoelonella takfaensis Chitnarin 2012 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Palaeocopida - Coelonellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 253940

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 Microcoelonella according to A. Chitnarin 2012

Sister taxon: Microcoelonella takliensis

Type specimen: SUT-09-1357, a carapace. Its type locality is 07LB05-A1, Ta Kli, Nakhon Sawan-Lopburi, which is in a Wordian carbonate wackestone in the Tak Fa Formation of Thailand.

Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve length 0.586