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Parafusulina Dunbar and Skinner 1931 (foram)

Fusulinina - Fusulinoidea - Schwagerinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 2060

Full reference: C. O. Dunbar and J. Skinner. 1931. New fusulinid genera from the Permian of West Texas. American Journal of Science 5(22):252-268

Parent taxon: Schwagerinidae according to F. Kobayashi 2011

Sister taxa: Acervoschwagerina, Advenella, Chusenella, Chusenellinae, Daixina, Darvasitinae, Darvasoschwagerina, Dutkevitchia, Eopolydiexodina, Jigulites, Monodiexodininae, Montiparus, Paraschwagerina, Polydiexodina, Pseudofusulininae, Pseudoschwagerina, Pseudoschwagerininae, Robustoschwagerina, Rugosofusulina, Rugosofusulininae, Schwagerininae, Triticites, Triticitinae, Xiaoxinzhaiella

Subtaxa: Parafusulina (Parafusulina), Parafusulina antimonioensis, Parafusulina californica, Parafusulina cerrogordoensis, Parafusulina complexa, Parafusulina fusoidea, Parafusulina gifuensis, Parafusulina guatemalaensis, Parafusulina halli, Parafusulina japonica, Parafusulina juncea, Parafusulina kaerimizensis, Parafusulina kinosakii, Parafusulina klamathensis, Parafusulina kummeli, Parafusulina lata, Parafusulina maleyi, Parafusulina mccloudensis, Parafusulina multiseptata, Parafusulina nakamigawai, Parafusulina nosonensis, Parafusulina owensensis, Parafusulina parakinosakii, Parafusulina peruana, Parafusulina potterensis, Parafusulina sangobensis, Parafusulina sapperi, Parafusulina shimotsukensis, Parafusulina sullivanensis, Parafusulina tochigiensis, Parafusulina tomeganensis, Parafusulina tomowoozawai, Parafusulina ubehebensis, Parafusulina virga, Parafusulina wordensis, Parafusulina yabei, Parafusulina yoshiakiozawai

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Type: Parafusulina wordensis

Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal omnivore