Entolium lunare Roemer 1839 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Entoliidae

Alternative combinations: Entolium (Entolium) lunare, Pecten lunaris

Belongs to Entolium according to R. Paredes et al. 2013

See also Aberhan 1998, Coan and Valentich-Scott 2012, Damborenea 2002 and Inesta et al. 1990

Sister taxa: Entolium (Entolium), Entolium amerinum, Entolium callosum, Entolium demissus, Entolium discites, Entolium fossatum, Entolium irenense, Entolium mapuche, Entolium membranaceum, Entolium microtis, Entolium minor, Entolium orbiculare, Entolium piriformis, Entolium proeteus, Entolium renevieri, Entolium solidum, Entolium utukokense, Pecten (Entolium) ceruleus, Pecten (Entolium) pittensis, Pecten (Entolium) yukonensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Jurassic of Argentina (36 collections), Canada (2: British Columbia), Germany (20), Hungary (2), Japan (1), Portugal (1), Spain (1), Thailand (2)

Total: 65 collections each including a single occurrence

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