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Monotis scutiformis Teller 1886 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Monotidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 260156

Synonym: Monotis setakanensis Kiparisova 1961 (taxon 393876)

Belongs to Monotis according to Yu. M. Bychkov et al. 1976

Sister taxa: Monotis (Entomonotis), Monotis (Eomonotis), Monotis (Inflatomonotis), Monotis (Maorimonotis), Monotis (Monotis), Monotis (Pacimonotis), Monotis dalmatina, Monotis haueri, Monotis inaequivalvis, Monotis lineata, Monotis montini, Monotis mukaihatensis, Monotis pinensis, Monotis pygmaea, Monotis rudis, Monotis salinaria, Monotis stoppanii, Monotis styriaca

Type specimens:

  • Monotis scutiformis: Holotype, a valve (left valve)
  • Monotis setakanensis:

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder