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Hunanopecten longauriculus Yin 1983 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Hunanopectinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 207172

Full reference: H. F. Yin. 1983. Uppermost Permian (Changxingian) pectinacea from south China. Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia 88(3):337-386

Belongs to Hunanopecten according to H. F. Yin 1983

Sister taxa: Hunanopecten declivis, Hunanopecten exilis, Hunanopecten opisthoclinus, Hunanopecten ovalis, Hunanopecten qujiangensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Naquan Section Gx-N 1, Fusui County, which is in a Changhsingian carbonate marl in the Heshan Formation of China

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve length 8.39