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Hunanopecten ovalis Wang 1993 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Hunanopectinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 165825

Full reference: M. Wang. 1993. Bivalve fauna from uppermost Permian and lowermost Triassic of Fenghai, Yong'an, Fujian. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 32(4):471-475

Belongs to Hunanopecten according to M. Wang 1993

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

Type specimen: Fj-42-2, a valve (Right valve). Its type locality is Jueqian Bed 42, Fenghai, Yong'an County, which is in a Changhsingian marine mudstone in the Yanshi Formation of China.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder