Entolium demissus Phillips 1835 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Entoliidae

Alternative combinations: Entolium demissum, Pecten demissus

Belongs to Entolium according to J. D. Stilwell 1998

See also Diaz-Romero 1931 and Scholz et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Entolium (Entolium), Entolium callosum, Entolium discites, Entolium fossatum, Entolium irenense, Entolium lunare, Entolium mapuche, Entolium membranaceum, Entolium microtis, Entolium minor, Entolium orbiculare, Entolium piriformis, Entolium proeteus, Entolium renevieri, Entolium solidum, Entolium utukokense, Pecten (Entolium) ceruleus, Pecten (Entolium) pittensis, Pecten (Entolium) yukonensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of the Russian Federation (2 collections), USSR (4)

• Jurassic of China (1), Egypt (1), Eritrea (2), Ethiopia (1), France (1), Georgia (1), Greenland (2), Kenya (6), the Russian Federation (1), Somalia (1), Spain (18)

Total: 41 collections each including a single occurrence

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