Progomphocythere mawsontalenti

Taxonavigation: Cytheroidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Superclassis: Oligostraca
Classis: Ostracoda
Subclassis: Podocopa
Ordo: Podocopida
Subordo: Cytherocopina
Superfamilia: Cytheroidea

Familia: Limnocytheridae
Genus: †Progomphocythere
Species: †Progomphocythere mawsontalenti



Progomphocythere mawsontalenti McKenzie, Engelbretsen & Price, 2004

  • Type locality: Ringtail Site and Gag Site, Riversleigh World Heritage Area, NW Queensland, Australia.
  • Type horizon: Middle Miocene, Neogene, Tertiary, Cenozoic.

Primary references

  • McKenzie, K.G., Engelbretsen, M., Archer, M. & Price, E. 2004: Ostracoda from the Miocene, Riversleigh World Heritage deposits, Queensland, including Progomphocythere n. gen., with discussion of palaeoenvironments and age. Bollettino della Società Paleontologica Italiana, 43 (1-2): 321–330.