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Praeotapiria Kurushin 1985 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Monotidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 181629

Alternative spelling: Otapiria (Praeotapiria)

Parent taxon: Monotidae according to A. S. Dagis et al. 1996

Sister taxa: Eomonotis, Lupherella, Monotinae, Monotis, Otapiria, Otapiriinae

Subtaxa: Praeotapiria bakevelliaeformis

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Type: Praeotapiria bakevelliaeformis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder