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Jianchuania Chen and Chen 1980 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Oxytomidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16734

Full reference: J. H. Chen and C. Z. Chen. 1980. Jianchuania, a new genus of bivalve from the Upper Triassic in Yunnan. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 19:57-60

Parent taxon: Oxytomidae according to J. H. Chen and C. Z. Chen 1980

Sister taxa: Arctotis, Avicularca, Maccoyellinae, Meleagrinella, Oxytoma, Oxytominae

Subtaxa: Jianchuania problematica

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Type: Pteria problematica

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder