Parallelodon xijinwulanensis Sha 1995 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Parallelodontidae

Full reference: J. G. Sha. 1995. Palaeontology - Bivalves. Palaeontology of the Hoh Xil Region, Qinghai 82-116

Belongs to Parallelodon according to J. Sha and J. A. Grant-Mackie 1996

See also Sha 1995

Sister taxa: Parallelodon anaklastum, Parallelodon beyrichii, Parallelodon bimodoliratus, Parallelodon bittneri, Parallelodon brenensis, Parallelodon cancellosus, Parallelodon capillatus, Parallelodon comptus, Parallelodon corbina, Parallelodon datianensis, Parallelodon desioi, Parallelodon dickinsi, Parallelodon elongatum, Parallelodon groeberi, Parallelodon guizhouensis, Parallelodon hettangiensis, Parallelodon hirsonensis, Parallelodon hubeiensis, Parallelodon interrupta, Parallelodon jiaozishanensis, Parallelodon kingiana, Parallelodon laochangensis, Parallelodon latisinuatus, Parallelodon lianyuanensis, Parallelodon licharewi, Parallelodon longus, Parallelodon minima, Parallelodon monobensis, Parallelodon multilamellatus, Parallelodon multistriatus, Parallelodon obsoletus, Parallelodon qinghaiensis, Parallelodon rectangulus, Parallelodon respectus, Parallelodon riccardii, Parallelodon rudis, Parallelodon rugosus, Parallelodon sangamonensis, Parallelodon striatus, Parallelodon subarguta, Parallelodon subtilistriatus, Parallelodon tectum, Parallelodon tenuistriatus, Parallelodon theodorensis, Parallelodon trapezium, Parallelodon trimuensis, Parallelodon uralicus, Parallelodon whitei, Macrodon strigilatum, Macrodon rufae, Macrodon geminum, Macrodon elongatum

Type specimen: NIGP 118303

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Shexinggou FKXG1b, Hohxil (Triassic of China)

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