Entolium discites Schlotheim 1820 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Entoliidae

Alternative combinations: Costentolium discites, Palaeoentolium discites, Pecten (Syncyclonema) discites, Pleuronectites discites

Belongs to Entolium according to C. Neri and R. Posenato 1985

See also Awad 1945, Bittner 1899, Bittner 1901, Bychkov et al. 1976, Chen 1982, Cox 1924, Gall 1971, Giebel 1856, Ogilvie Gordon 1927, Ros-Franch et al. 2014 and Szente and Vörös 2003

Sister taxa: Amussium (Entolium) aurarium, Entolium (Costentolium), Entolium (Cteniopleurium), Entolium (Entolium), Entolium amerinum, Entolium callosum, Entolium costatum, Entolium demissus, Entolium equabile, Entolium fossatum, Entolium irenense, Entolium kellneri, Entolium kolymaense, Entolium lunare, Entolium mapuche, Entolium meeki, Entolium membranaceum, Entolium microtis, Entolium minor, Entolium oebergi, Entolium orbiculare, Entolium piriformis, Entolium qinghaiense, Entolium reticulatum, Entolium solidum, Entolium subdemissum, Entolium utukokense, Pecten (Entolium) ceruleus, Pecten (Entolium) decoratiformis, Pecten (Entolium) lavaredanus, Pecten (Entolium) pittensis, Pecten (Entolium) yukonensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of Afghanistan (9 collections), Austria (3), China (37), Egypt (1), France (3), Germany (6), Hungary (13), Italy (7), Japan (3), Jordan (2), Malaysia (1), the Russian Federation (1), Slovakia (3), Spain (2), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (1), Vietnam (1)

• Permian of China (1)

Total: 94 collections including 95 occurrences

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