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Pseudomonotis (Claraia) kilenensis Spath 1935 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pterinopectinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 203122

Full reference: L. F. Spath. 1935. Additions to the Eo-Triassic invertebrate fauna of east Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland 98(2):1-115

Belongs to Pseudomonotis (Claraia) according to L. F. Spath 1935

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 griesbachi, 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

Type specimen: Its type locality is Cape Stosch, river 14 (Kilen, west, a), locality 371, which is in a Griesbachian marine siliciclastic in the Wordie Creek Formation of Greenland

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve length 30.2