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Anshunopecten Xu and Chang 1980 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida

PaleoDB taxon number: 16478

Full reference: J. T. Xu and A. Chang. 1980. Nomina nuda. Late Permian Stratigraphy and Fossils in Western Guizhou and Eastern Yunnan

Parent taxon: Pectinida according to J. T. Xu and A. Chang 1980

Sister taxa: Anomiidina, Anshunopecten alternatoplicatus, Anshunopecten spinosus, Aviculopectinidina, Entoliidina, Leiopectinoidea, Monotoidea, Paleowaagia, Parapecten, Pectinidina, Prospondyloidina, Streblopterinella

Subtaxa: Anshunopecten quadratus

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder