Parallelodon striatus von Schlotheim 1816 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Parallelodontidae

Alternative combinations: Arca striata, Byssoarca striata, Macrodon striata, Mytulites striatus

Synonyms: Arca antiqua Munster 1834, Arca loftusiana Howse 1848, Arca subtumida d'Orbigny 1850, Arca tumida Sowerby 1824, Byssoarca tumida Sowerby 1824, Cucullaea sulcata Sowerby 1829

Full reference: E. F. von Schlotheim. 1816. Beiträge zur Naturgeschichte der Versteinerungen in Geognostischer Hinsicht. Denkschriften der Königlich Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Munchen für des Jahre 1816 und 1817 6:13-36

Belongs to Parallelodon according to V. A. Muromtseva and V. A. Guskov 1984

See also Geinitz 1861, Howse 1848, Howse 1857, King 1850, Logan 1967, Newell 1955, Sowerby 1829 and von Schlotheim 1816

Sister taxa: Parallelodon anaklastum, Parallelodon beyrichii, Parallelodon bimodoliratus, Parallelodon bittneri, Parallelodon brenensis, Parallelodon cancellosus, Parallelodon capillatus, Parallelodon comptus, Parallelodon corbina, Parallelodon datianensis, Parallelodon desioi, Parallelodon dickinsi, Parallelodon elongatum, Parallelodon groeberi, Parallelodon guizhouensis, Parallelodon hettangiensis, Parallelodon hirsonensis, Parallelodon hubeiensis, Parallelodon interrupta, Parallelodon jiaozishanensis, Parallelodon kingiana, Parallelodon laochangensis, Parallelodon latisinuatus, Parallelodon lianyuanensis, Parallelodon licharewi, Parallelodon longus, Parallelodon minima, Parallelodon monobensis, Parallelodon multilamellatus, Parallelodon multistriatus, Parallelodon obsoletus, Parallelodon qinghaiensis, Parallelodon rectangulus, Parallelodon respectus, Parallelodon riccardii, Parallelodon rudis, Parallelodon rugosus, Parallelodon sangamonensis, Parallelodon subarguta, Parallelodon subtilistriatus, Parallelodon tectum, Parallelodon tenuistriatus, Parallelodon theodorensis, Parallelodon trapezium, Parallelodon trimuensis, Parallelodon uralicus, Parallelodon whitei, Parallelodon xijinwulanensis, Macrodon strigilatum, Macrodon formosum, Macrodon klipsteini, Macrodon imbricarius, Macrodon rufae, Macrodon geminum, Macrodon scaber, Macrodon elongatum

Type specimens:

  • Parallelodon striatus: Its type locality is Glücksbrunn, Thuringen, which is in a Wuchiapingian reef, buildup or bioherm reef rocks in the Zechstein Formation of Germany
  • Arca antiqua:
  • Arca loftusiana:
  • Arca subtumida:
  • Byssoarca tumida: Its type locality is Tunstal Hill, Durham, which is in a Wuchiapingian carbonate limestone in the Ford Formation of the United Kingdom.
  • Cucullaea sulcata: Its type locality is Humbleton Quarry, Durham (Sedgwick coll), which is in a Wuchiapingian reef, buildup or bioherm reef rocks in the Ford Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of China (5 collections), Germany (1), Greenland (1), Lithuania (2), the Russian Federation (4), the United Kingdom (30)

Total: 43 collections each including a single occurrence

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