Leptochondria albertii Goldfuss 1838 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Hunanopectinidae

Alternative combinations: Eopecten albertii, Leptochondria alberti, Monotis albertii, Pecten (Leptochondria) albertii, Pecten alberti, Pecten albertii

Synonyms: Pecten inaequistriatus Goldfuss 1838, Pseudomonotis inaequistriatus Goldfuss 1838

Belongs to Leptochondria according to M. Hautmann et al. 2015

See also Awad 1945, Bittner 1899, Bittner 1901, Cox 1924, Dagis et al. 1996, Gall 1971, Giebel 1856, Kurushin 1985, Ogilvie Gordon 1927, Sha 1995 and Sha and Grant-Mackie 1996

Sister taxa: Leptochondria aeolicus, Leptochondria asiatica, Leptochondria bittneri, Leptochondria curtocardinalis, Leptochondria dagestanica, Leptochondria fenghaiensis, Leptochondria hataii, Leptochondria illyrica, Leptochondria intermedia, Leptochondria jiaheensis, Leptochondria lichuanensis, Leptochondria minima, Leptochondria nuetzeli, Leptochondria occidanea, Leptochondria pervulgata, Leptochondria prosoclinus, Leptochondria pyriformis, Leptochondria separata, Leptochondria shoshonensis, Leptochondria simensis, Leptochondria viezzenensis, Leptochondria virgalensis, Leptochondria xijinwulanensis, Leptochondria zhenjiangensis, Orientopecten gujoensis, Pecten (Leptochondria) aeolicus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of Bosnia and Herzegovina (1 collection), China (34), Egypt (1), France (1), Germany (5), Hungary (10), Italy (9), Jordan (1), Romania (1), the Russian Federation (6), Spain (5), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (2), Vietnam (3)

Total: 79 collections including 80 occurrences

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