Placunopsis minuta Lundgren 1895 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Anomiidae

Full reference: B. Lundgren. 1895. Jurafossil fran Kap Stewart i Ost-Gronland. Meddelelser om Gronland 7:191-214

Belongs to Placunopsis according to B. Lundgren 1895

Sister taxa: Placunopsis fibrosa, Placunopsis gracilis, Placunopsis nuka, Placunopsis obliqua, Placunopsis ostracina, Placunopsis parasita, Placunopsis parvula, Placunopsis plana, Placunopsis radiata, Placunopsis rothi, Placunopsis socialis, Placunopsis striatula

Type specimen: Its type locality is Cape Stewart (gray sandstone), which is in a Pliensbachian marine sandstone in the Cape Stewart Beds Formation of Greenland

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Greenland (17 collections)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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