Fasciculiconcha Newell 1938 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida

Full reference: N. D. Newell. 1938. Late Paleozoic pelecypods: Pectinacea. University of Kansas Publications, State Geological Survey of Kansas 10(1):1-123

Parent taxon: Pectinacea according to M. R. W. Amler 1992

See also Cox et al. 1969, Hoare 1961 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Entolioididae, Huncalotis, Neitheoidae, Pectinoidae, Terquemiidae, Deltopectenidae, Protopalliolum, Dreisseniidae, Newellipecten

Subtaxa: Fasciculiconcha ascidiiformis Fasciculiconcha knighti Fasciculiconcha orbicularis Fasciculiconcha providencensis Fasciculiconcha scalaris

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Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of China (2 collections), the Russian Federation (2)

• Virgilian of United States (1: Illinois)

• Desmoinesian of United States (1: Missouri)

• Carboniferous of China (1)

• Devonian of Germany (1), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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