Wilkingia fengchengensis Li and Ding 1982 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiidia - Sanguinolitidae

Full reference: J. H. Li and B. L. Ding. 1982. Taxonomic names: Lamellibranchiata. Palaeontological Atlas of East China 2:307-323

Belongs to Wilkingia according to J. H. Li and B. L. Ding 1982

Sister taxa: Wilkingia abramovi, Wilkingia andrewsi, Wilkingia androsovi, Wilkingia anshunensis, Wilkingia bulkurensis, Wilkingia guizhouensis, Wilkingia hainanensis, Wilkingia hubeiensis, Wilkingia inflata, Wilkingia kutorgana, Wilkingia lunulata, Wilkingia maxvillensis, Wilkingia mediterranea, Wilkingia neglecta, Wilkingia perelegans, Wilkingia pleuromyoides, Wilkingia rothi, Wilkingia sericea, Wilkingia terminale, Wilkingia terminalis, Wilkingia triangularis, Wilkingia verchojanica, Wilkingia walkeri, Wilkingia wyomingensis

Type specimen: Nanjing Inst Geol Min Res HI-2516, a shell (Articulated steinkern). Its type locality is Meixianling, Fengcheng County, which is in a Wuchiapingian marine horizon in the Loping Formation of China.

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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