Monotis (Eomonotis) jakutica Teller 1896 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Monotidae

Alternative combination: Monotis jakutica

Synonyms: Monotis mabara Kobayashi and Ichikawa 1949, Monotis multistriata Kobayashi and Ichikawa 1949

Belongs to Monotis (Eomonotis) according to J. A. Grant-Mackie 1978

See also Bychkov et al. 1976, McRoberts 2011 and Silberling et al. 1997

Sister taxa: Monotis (Eomonotis) anjuensis, Monotis (Eomonotis) calvata, Monotis (Eomonotis) cycloidea, Monotis (Eomonotis) daonellaeformis, Monotis (Eomonotis) diptonensis, Monotis (Eomonotis) inaequivalvis, Monotis (Eomonotis) iwaiensis, Monotis (Eomonotis) kiritihereensis, Monotis (Eomonotis) kolymica, Monotis (Eomonotis) marwicki, Monotis (Eomonotis) murihikuensis, Monotis (Eomonotis) obtusicostata, Monotis (Eomonotis) pinensis, Monotis (Eomonotis) rauparaha, Monotis (Eomonotis) scutiformis, Monotis (Eomonotis) sublaevis, Monotis (Eomonotis) typica, Monotis (Eomonotis) versicostata, Monotis (Eomonotis) wairakae

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Canada (2: British Columbia collections), China (2), Japan (2), the Russian Federation (6), United States (4: Alaska)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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