Neithea (Neithea) sexcostata Woodward 1833 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Alternative combinations: Pecten (Neithea) sexcostatus, Pecten sexcostatus

Belongs to Neithea (Neithea) according to A. Dhondt 1973

Sister taxa: Neithea (Neithea) aequicostata, Neithea (Neithea) alpina, Neithea (Neithea) atava, Neithea (Neithea) deshayana, Neithea (Neithea) dilatata, Neithea (Neithea) dutrugei, Neithea (Neithea) fleuriausiana, Neithea (Neithea) gibbosa, Neithea (Neithea) hispanica, Neithea (Neithea) sexangularis, Neithea (Neithea) striatocostata, Neithea (Neithea) syriaca, Neithea (Neithea) zitteli

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Belgium (1 collection), Bulgaria (1), Denmark (1), France (1), Germany (4), Italy (1), Kazakhstan (2), the Netherlands (1), Poland (6), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (4)

Total: 23 collections including 24 occurrences

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