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Claraia griesbachi Bittner 1899 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pterinopectinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 169382

Alternative combinations: Pseudomonotis (Claraia) griesbachi, Pseudomonotis griesbachi

Synonyms: Claraia hubeiensis Chen 1976 (no. 206605), Claraia levigata Guo 1985 (no. 171842), Crittendenia levigata Guo 1985 (no. 171843)

Belongs to Claraia according to Y. H. Pan et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Claraia (Pteroclaraia), Claraia amygdaliformis, Claraia anulata, Claraia aurita, Claraia bioni, Claraia chakkapaki, Claraia clarai, Claraia concentrica, Claraia dieneri, Claraia extrema, Claraia fenghaiensis, Claraia fukianensis, Claraia guangyuanensis, Claraia guizhouensis, Claraia hunanica, Claraia intermedia, Claraia jiangyouensis, Claraia liuqiaoensis, Claraia longyanensis, Claraia mulleri, Claraia pamirensis, Claraia perthensis, Claraia posidoniformis, Claraia pulchella, Claraia radialis, Claraia shabaonica, Claraia stachei, Claraia stavropolica, Claraia subwangi, Claraia vozini, Claraia wangi, Claraia zhongzaiensis, Pseudomonotis (Claraia) extrema, Pseudomonotis (Claraia) kilenensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell length 16.1, valve length 8.99