Schizodus schlotheimi Geinitz 1841 (clam)

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Schizodidae

Alternative combination: Cucullaea schlotheimii

Synonyms: Axinus parvus Brown 1841, Axinus pucillus Brown 1841, Axinus rotundatus Brown 1841, Axinus undatus Brown 1841, Lucina minima Brown 1841, Schizodus rotundatus Brown 1841

Full reference: H. B. Geinitz. 1841. Über organische Reste im Zechstein bei Altenburg, Ronneburg und Gera. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Geologie und Petrefakten-Kunde 1841:637-642

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

See also Brown 1841, Frech 1911, Geinitz 1841, Geinitz 1861, Gu et al. 1976, King 1850, Klapcinski 1967, Logan 1967, Muromtseva 1981 and Waagen 1881

Sister taxa: Schizodus acuminatus, Schizodus affinis, Schizodus alpinus, Schizodus altus, Schizodus amplus, Schizodus australis, Schizodus bifidus, Schizodus canalis, Schizodus cardissa, Schizodus chesterensis, Schizodus cloacinus, Schizodus compressus, Schizodus compressus, Schizodus crespinae, Schizodus cuneatus, Schizodus curtus, Schizodus cycloliratus, Schizodus depressus, Schizodus dianensis, Schizodus dubiiformis, Schizodus ellioti, Schizodus elongatus, Schizodus emarginatus, Schizodus ferrieri, Schizodus fitzroyensis, Schizodus globosus, Schizodus guizhouensis, Schizodus hedongensis, Schizodus japonicus, Schizodus jiangbianensis, Schizodus jiangheensis, Schizodus jiangxiensis, Schizodus jiaozishanensis, Schizodus kennedyensis, Schizodus lianyuanensis, Schizodus lopingensis, Schizodus meekanus, Schizodus minutus, Schizodus obscurus, Schizodus occidentalis, Schizodus ovatus, Schizodus parvulus, Schizodus pinguis, Schizodus qinglongensis, Schizodus rhynchophorus, Schizodus rossicus, Schizodus sandimanensis, Schizodus securus, Schizodus sinensis, Schizodus subcircularis, Schizodus subobscurus, Schizodus subovatus, Schizodus subquadratus, Schizodus supaiensis, Schizodus texanus, Schizodus tibeticus, Schizodus trigonalis, Schizodus truncatus, Schizodus ulrichi, Schizodus wheeleri, Schizodus wyomingensis, Schizodus xiangtanensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of China (3 collections), Germany (6), Latvia (1), Lithuania (4), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (4), the United Kingdom (12)

Total: 31 collections each including a single occurrence

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