Entolium qinghaiense Lu 1981 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida

Full reference: Y.-J. Lu. 1981. Late Triassic lamellibranchs from Datong of Qinghai, NW China. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 20(6):577-585

Belongs to Entolium according to Y.-J. Lu 1981

Sister taxa: Entolium (Costentolium), Entolium (Entolium), Entolium amerinum, Entolium callosum, Entolium demissus, Entolium discites, Entolium fossatum, Entolium irenense, Entolium kolymaense, Entolium lunare, Entolium mapuche, Entolium membranaceum, Entolium microtis, Entolium minor, Entolium oebergi, Entolium orbiculare, Entolium piriformis, Entolium proeteus, Entolium renevieri, Entolium reticulatum, Entolium solidum, Entolium subdemissum, Entolium utukokense, Pecten (Entolium) ceruleus, Pecten (Entolium) decoratiformis, Pecten (Entolium) lavaredanus, Pecten (Entolium) pittensis, Pecten (Entolium) yukonensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Qiaotou, Datong, which is in a Norian marine horizon in the Xiaomeidong Formation of China

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Qiaotou, Datong

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