Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Cassianoides Newell and Boyd 1995 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Heteropectinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16541

Full reference: N. D. Newell and D.W. Boyd. 1995. Pectinoid bivalves of the Permian-Triassic crisis. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 227:1-95

Parent taxon: Cassianoididae according to N. D. Newell and D.W. Boyd 1995

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Cassianoides crassispinosus, Cassianoides kingorum, Cassianoides rara, Cassianoides sexcostatus

View classification

Type: Cassianoides kingorum

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder