Pleuronectites laevigatus Schlotheim 1820 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Alternative combination: Pecten laevigatus

Belongs to Pleuronectites according to Schlotheim 1820

See also Philippi 1898

Sister taxa: Pleuronectites balatonicus, Pleuronectites difformis, Pleuronectites hirabarensis, Pleuronectites meeki, Pleuronectites newelli

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of China (7 collections), Germany (10), Hungary (2), Japan (1), Spain (1)

Total: 21 collections each including a single occurrence

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