Confusionella loczyi Bittner 1901 (pearl oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Pteriidae

Alternative combination: Pecten loczyi

Synonyms: Aviculopecten disjunctus Girty 1927, Pecten (Chlamys) kryshtofowichi Kiparisova 1938, Pecten sojalis Wittenburg 1908

Belongs to Confusionella according to R. Hofmann and M. Hautmann 2013

See also Girty 1927

Sister taxon: Confusionella laczkoi

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of United States (17: Utah collections)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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