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Entolioides utahensis Meek 1860 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Entoliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 139901

Alternative combinations: Aviculopecten utahensis, Pecten utahensis

Full reference: F. B. Meek. 1860. Descriptions of new fossil remains collected in Nebraska and Utah, by the exploring expeditions under the command of Capt. J. H. Simpson, of U. S. Topographical Engineers. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 12:308-315

Belongs to Entolioides according to N. D. Newell and D.W. Boyd 1995

Sister taxa: Entolioides deeckei, Entolioides ussuricus

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve length 36.5