Cingentolium Yamani 1983 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Entoliidae

Full reference: S. A. Yamani. 1983. Die Bivalvenfauna der Schwammkalke von Biburg (Oberoxford, Suedliche Frankenalb) Pteriomorphia II. Mitteilungen der Bayerischen Staatssammlung fuer Palaeontologie und Historische Geologie 23:3-33

Parent taxon: Entoliidae according to T. R. Waller 2006

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Yamani 1983

Sister taxa: Entoliinae, Entolioides, Entolium, Palaeoentoliinae, Pernopecten, Scythentolium, Somapecten, Syncyclonema, Syncyclonematinae

Subtaxa: Cingentolium (Cingentolium) Cingentolium (Colpentolium)

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Georgia (1 collection), Germany (13), India (112), Romania (2), Spain (7), Switzerland (35), Tanzania (1)

Total: 171 collections including 181 occurrences

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