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Pegmavalvula Newell and Boyd 1970 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pseudomonotidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16907

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: Pseudomonotidae according to N. D. Newell and D.W. Boyd 1995

Sister taxa: Eumicrotis, Pseudomonotinae, Pseudomonotis

Subtaxa: Pegmavalvula delicata, Pegmavalvula delicatula, Pegmavalvula gloveri, Pegmavalvula triassica

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Type: Pegmavalvula gloveri

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder