Placunopsis radiata Phillips 1829 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Anomiidae

Alternative combination: Orbicula radiata

Synonym: Anomia columbiana Crickmay 1930

Belongs to Placunopsis according to M. Aberhan 1998

Sister taxa: Placunopsis fibrosa, Placunopsis fissistriata, Placunopsis gracilis, Placunopsis minuta, Placunopsis napengensis, Placunopsis nuka, Placunopsis obliqua, Placunopsis ostracina, Placunopsis parasita, Placunopsis parvula, Placunopsis plana, Placunopsis rothi, Placunopsis rothpletzi, Placunopsis socialis, Placunopsis striatula

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Canada (2: British Columbia collections), Chile (4), France (4), Greenland (9), India (1), Portugal (1), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (10)

Total: 32 collections each including a single occurrence

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