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Paleowaagia Newell and Boyd 1970 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida

PaleoDB taxon number: 16888

Full reference: N. D. Newell and D.W. Boyd. 1970. Oyster-like Permian Bivalvia. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 143(4):221-281

Parent taxon: Pectinoida according to T. R. Waller and G. D. Stanley 2005

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

Subtaxa: Paleowaagia cooperi

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Type: Paleowaagia cooperi

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder