Plicatula parahybensis Maury 1930 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Plicatulidae

Full reference: C. J. Maury. 1930. O Cretaceo da Parahyba do Norte. Servi├žo Geologico E Mineralogico do Brasil Monographia 8:1-305

Belongs to Plicatula according to C. J. Maury 1930

Sister taxa: Plicatula (Eoplicatula), Plicatula (Harpax), Plicatula (Plicatula), Plicatula allisoni, Plicatula auressensis, Plicatula azulensis, Plicatula cedroensis, Plicatula cochlear, Plicatula cossmanni, Plicatula densata, Plicatula dubia, Plicatula ferryi, Plicatula filamentosa, Plicatula flabellifera, Plicatula flattersi, Plicatula gibbosa, Plicatula hirsuta, Plicatula hunterae, Plicatula intuscrenata, Plicatula locardi, Plicatula menkeana, Plicatula modjeskaensis, Plicatula multicostata, Plicatula onoensis, Plicatula phymatophora, Plicatula plicata, Plicatula polymorpha, Plicatula pulchra, Plicatula quayensis, Plicatula quinqueplicata, Plicatula rapa, Plicatula rostrata, Plicatula selandica, Plicatula septemcostata, Plicatula solea, Plicatula spinosa, Plicatula spondylopsis, Plicatula surensis, Plicatula tetrica, Plicatula torreonensis, Plicatula umbonata, Plicatula variata, Plicatula variplicata, Plicatula ventilabrum, Plicatula youngi, Plicatula yueliangpingensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Right bank of Rio Gramame (Roudairia zone), which is in a Maastrichtian carbonate limestone in Brazil

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Brazil (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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