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Buchia Rouillier 1845 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Buchiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16523

Synonym: Aucella Keyserling 1846 (taxon 84330)

Parent taxon: Buchiidae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Allobuchia, Anningella, Aucellina, Australobuchia, Bittneria, Eobuchiinae, Hokonuia, Malayomaorica, Marwickiella, Sichuania

Subtaxa: Aucella okensis, Aucella spitiensis, Aucella subokensis, Buchia concentrica, Buchia extensa, Buchia mosquensis, Buchia plicata, Buchia terebratuloides, Buchia volgensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder