Euchondria cooperi Newell and Boyd 1995 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Euchondriidae

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 Euchondria according to S. A. Quiroz-Barroso et al. 2012

See also Newell and Boyd 1995

Sister taxa: Euchondria aclines, Euchondria anshunensis, Euchondria bilstonensis, Euchondria businovensis, Euchondria callytharraensis, Euchondria cancellata, Euchondria clathratus, Euchondria flabelliformis, Euchondria fusuiensis, Euchondria hunanensis, Euchondria intercostatus, Euchondria jiaheensis, Euchondria jingxianensis, Euchondria kesenensis, Euchondria laurienti, Euchondria levicula, Euchondria longtanensis, Euchondria losseni, Euchondria menardi, Euchondria neglecta, Euchondria ohioensis, Euchondria paucicostata, Euchondria pellucida, Euchondria sabattinii, Euchondria simplicata, Euchondria sinensis, Euchondria smithwickensis, Euchondria sortita, Euchondria subcancellata, Euchondria subpusilla, Euchondria taxiensis, Euchondria vera, Euchondria vorcutica, Euchondria wagneri, Euchondria weanensis

Type specimen: USNM 431319. Its type locality is USNM706e, Hess Canyon, Glass Mountains, which is in a Roadian marine limestone in the Word Formation of Texas.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Mexico (1 collection), United States (7: Texas)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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