Pernopecten yini Newell and Boyd 1995 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Entoliidae

Full reference: N. D. Newell and D.W. Boyd. 1995. Pectinoid bivalves of the Permian-Triassic crisis. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 227:1-95

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

Sister taxa: Pernopecten attenuatus, Pernopecten clypeatus, Pernopecten guangdongensis, Pernopecten guizhouensis, Pernopecten huayingshanensis, Pernopecten latangulatus, Pernopecten malaysia, Pernopecten obliquus, Pernopecten ohioensis, Pernopecten prosseri, Pernopecten salarius, Pernopecten sichuanensis, Pernopecten subglobusus, Pernopecten subpiriformis, Pernopecten symmetricus, Pernopecten terukoae, Pernopecten vadegensis, Pernopecten zhonglingensis, Pernopecten zhutangensis

Type specimen: AMNH 44030, a valve (Left valve)

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (22: New Mexico, Texas collections)

Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence

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