Family Entoliidae Korobkov 1960 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Entoliidae

Parent taxon: Entolioidea according to J. G. Carter et al. 2011

See also Bieler and Mikkelsen 2006, Nevesskaja 2009, Newell and Boyd 1995, Parker 1982, Scholz et al. 2008, Stilwell 1998 and Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Entolioidesidae, Pernopectinidae, Propeamussiidae

Subtaxa: Cingentolium Entoliinae Entolioides Entolium Palaeoentoliinae Pernopecten Scythentolium Somapecten Syncyclonema Syncyclonematinae

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Papua New Guinea (1 collection)

• Paleocene of Denmark (1), the Netherlands (1), United States (3: Texas)

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (8), Argentina (38), Australia (4), Austria (1), Belgium (2), Brazil (1), Bulgaria (1), Canada (7: Alberta, Northwest Territories), China (4), Colombia (6), Cuba (1), the Czech Republic (1), Denmark (3), France (3), Germany (10), Greenland (8), India (1), Italy (1), Jamaica (2), Japan (12), Jordan (1), Kazakhstan (2), Libya (1), Madagascar (1), Mexico (2), Mozambique (11), the Netherlands (3), New Zealand (42), Poland (8), the Russian Federation (15), Serbia and Montenegro (1), South Africa (2), Sweden (1), Switzerland (1), Tanzania (4), USSR (15), Ukraine (1), the United Kingdom (30), United States (290: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of Antarctica (2), Canada (1: British Columbia)

• Jurassic of Antarctica (2), Argentina (57), Canada (97: Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Yukon), Chile (94), China (4), Denmark (1), Egypt (1), Eritrea (2), Ethiopia (1), France (39), Georgia (1), Germany (46), Greenland (121), Hungary (9), India (123), Iran (4), Italy (1), Japan (25), Kenya (11), Luxembourg (3), Mexico (5), New Zealand (15), Portugal (3), Romania (5), the Russian Federation (4), Saudi Arabia (23), Serbia and Montenegro (4), Slovakia (1), Somalia (1), Spain (47), Switzerland (35), Tanzania (15), Thailand (4), Tunisia (1), the United Kingdom (31), United States (11: Alaska, California, Nevada), Vietnam (1), Yemen (1)

• Triassic of Afghanistan (9), Austria (4), China (56), Germany (7), Hungary (17), Iran (3), Italy (48), Japan (6), Kazakhstan (1), Pakistan (11), the Russian Federation (23), Slovakia (4), Spain (2), United States (26: Alaska, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah), Vietnam (9)

• Permian of China (60), Hungary (8), Italy (3), Japan (4), Malaysia (3), Pakistan (2), the Russian Federation (2), United States (28: Alaska, New Mexico, Texas)

• Virgilian of United States (4: Illinois, Ohio)

• Desmoinesian of United States (11: Kansas, Missouri, Ohio)

• Atokan of United States (1: Wyoming)

• Pennsylvanian of United States (1: Alaska)

• Westphalian of Spain (1), the United Kingdom (1)

• Carboniferous of Australia (2), China (4), Germany (1), Ireland (2), the United Kingdom (15), United States (4: Alaska, California, Iowa, Nevada)

• Devonian of Germany (2)

Total: 1788 collections including 2005 occurrences

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