Newaagia Hertlein 1952 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Terquemiidae

Synonym: Philippiella Waagen 1907 [replaced name]

Parent taxon: Terquemiidae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

See also Fang et al. 2009, Ros-Franch et al. 2014 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Gerlus

Subtaxa: Newaagia (Latinewaagia) Newaagia lanonglaensis Newaagia obliquus Newaagia stocklini Philippiella noetlingi

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Australia (1 collection), Denmark (3), France (3), Germany (1), the Netherlands (1), Oman (1), Saudi Arabia (1), the United Kingdom (2)

• Jurassic of China (1)

• Triassic of China (21), Germany (9), Hungary (2), Iran (12), Italy (6), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (1), Slovakia (3), United States (11: Nevada)

Total: 80 collections including 98 occurrences

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