Girtypecten sublaqueatus Girty 1909 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Heteropectinidae

Alternative combination: Aviculopecten sublaqueatus

Synonyms: Acanthopecten laqueatus Girty 1909, Aviculopecten laqueatus Girty 1909

Full reference: G. H. Girty. 1909. The Guadalupian fauna. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 58:1-651

Belongs to Girtypecten according to N. D. Newell and D.W. Boyd 1995

See also Ciriacks 1963, Girty 1909, Kushnar 1986 and Newell 1938

Sister taxa: Girtypecten beipeiensis, Girtypecten chitralensis, Girtypecten fimbriata, Girtypecten fimbriatus, Girtypecten jiaheensis, Girtypecten ovalis, Girtypecten spinosus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of China (1 collection), United States (47: Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 48 collections each including a single occurrence

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