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Hunanopecten qujiangensis Zhang 1977 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Hunanopectinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 145901

Full reference: R. J. Zhang. 1977. Bivalvia. Palaeontological Atlas of South-Central China 2:471-533

Belongs to Hunanopecten according to Z.J. Fang 1987

Sister taxa: Hunanopecten declivis, Hunanopecten exilis, Hunanopecten longauriculus, Hunanopecten opisthoclinus, Hunanopecten ovalis

Type specimen: IV55319, a valve. Its type locality is Houshan, Dafu, Qujiang County (Dalong Fm), which is in a Changhsingian deep-water siliciclastic in the Dalong Formation of China.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve length 6.13