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Hunanonectes sanduensis Fang 1978 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 277745

Alternative combination: Camptonectes (Hunanonectes) sanduensis

Synonyms: Camptonectes (Hunanonectes) parachlamys Fang 1978 (no. 277746), Camptonectes (Hunanonectes) yizhangensis Fang 1978 (no. 277744)

Belongs to Hunanonectes according to Z. J. Fang et al. 2009

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Hunanonectes sanduensis: NIGP 73630. Its type locality is Xintianmen, Yizhang, which is in a Jurassic marine horizon in the Xintianmen Formation of China.
  • Camptonectes (Hunanonectes) parachlamys:
  • Camptonectes (Hunanonectes) yizhangensis:

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder