Buchia piochii Gabb 1864 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Buchiidae

Alternative combinations: Aucella piochi, Aucella piochii, Inoceramus piochii

Synonyms: Aucella andersoni Pavlow 1907, Aucella attenuata Anderson 1945, Aucella gabbi Pavlow 1907, Aucella gracilis Pavlow 1907, Aucella hyatti Pavlow 1907, Aucella knoxvillensis Anderson 1945, Aucella mosquensis White 1885, Aucella russiensis Pavlow 1907, Aucella stantoni Pavlow 1907, Aucella subinflata Pavlow 1907, Aucella tenuicollis Pavlow 1907

Full reference: W. M. Gabb. 1864. Description of the Cretaceous fossils. Geological Survey of California Palaeontology 1:57-217

Belongs to Buchia according to R. W. Imlay 1961

See also Anderson 1938, Anderson 1945, F├╝rsich and Pandey 1999, Gabb 1864, Gabb 1869, Imlay 1959, Stanton 1895 and Stewart 1930

Sister taxa: Buchia arcuata, Buchia bronni, Buchia concentrica, Buchia crassicollis, Buchia elderensis, Buchia elongata, Buchia erringtoni, Buchia extensa, Buchia fischeriana, Buchia inflata, Buchia keyserlingi, Buchia mosquensis, Buchia okensis, Buchia pacifica, Buchia plicata, Buchia rugosa, Buchia terebratuloides, Buchia tolmatschowi, Buchia trigonoides, Buchia uncitoides, Buchia volgensis, Aucella weerthi, Aucella indigenalis, Aucella spitiensis, Aucella subokensis, Aucella crassa, Aucella lahuseni, Aucella piriformis, Aucella occidentalis, Aucella krotovi, Aucella nuciformia, Aucella fischeri, Aucella bononiensis, Aucella concentrica

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Cretaceous of the Russian Federation (14 collections), United States (2: Alaska, California)

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of United States (3: California, Oregon)

• Jurassic of Canada (6: British Columbia, Northwest Territories), China (1), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (8), United States (32: Alaska, California, Oregon)

Total: 66 collections including 81 occurrences

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