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Eopecten hartzi Rosenkrantz 1957 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 307129

Alternative combination: Velata hartzi

Belongs to Eopecten according to M. Aberhan 1998

Sister taxa: Eopecten gradus, Eopecten johnsoni, Eopecten studeri, Eopecten tegulatus, Eopecten tuberculatus, Eopecten velatus, Velata inaequistriata, Pecten (Velopecten) arthaberi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Raeve Kloft, Bed I, which is in a Pliensbachian marine sandstone/shale in the Cape Stewart Beds Formation of Greenland

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder