Weyla (Weyla) alata von Buch 1838 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Neitheoidae

Alternative combination: Pecten alatus

Synonym: Parapecten praecursor Crickmay 1933

Belongs to Weyla (Weyla) according to M. Aberhan 1998

See also Scholz et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Weyla (Weyla) bodenbenderi, Weyla (Weyla) lacazei, Weyla (Weyla) meeki, Weyla (Weyla) pradoana

Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Argentina (1 collection), Canada (48: British Columbia, Yukon), Chile (42)

Total: 91 collections each including a single occurrence

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