Eopecten velatus Goldfuss 1833

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Alternative combinations: Pecten velatus, Velata velata

Synonyms: Eopecten aubryi Douville 1886, Pleuronectites aubryi Douville 1886

Belongs to Eopecten according to W. Kiessling et al. 2011

See also Cox 1928, Cox 1965, Damborenea 2002 and Scholz et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Eopecten gradus, Eopecten hartzi, Eopecten johnsoni, Eopecten studeri, Eopecten tegulatus, Eopecten tuberculatus, Velata inaequistriata, Pecten (Velopecten) arthaberi

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Argentina (2 collections), Bulgaria (1), Chile (3), Ethiopia (4), Germany (10), Hungary (1), India (19), Jordan (2), Kenya (7), Madagascar (4), Mexico (1), Portugal (9), Saudi Arabia (2), Somalia (1), Spain (36), Switzerland (1), Tanzania (5), Tunisia (1), the United Kingdom (5)

Total: 114 collections including 115 occurrences

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