Palliolum Monterosato 1884 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Alternative spelling: Chlamys (Palliolum)

Parent taxon: Palliolinae according to R. Marquet 2002

See also Bouchet et al. 2010, Sepkoski 2002, Waller 2011 and Wienrich 1999

Sister taxa: Adamussiini, Dhondtichlamys, Eburneopectinini, Lissochlamys, Mesopeplini, Palliolini, Pseudamussium, Pseudentoliini, Serripectinini, Hemipecten

Subtaxa: Palliolum cibaoense Palliolum gerardi Palliolum guersi Palliolum mellevillei Palliolum tigrinum

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Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the United Kingdom (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Belgium (6), Greece (1), the Netherlands (1), Portugal (1), the United Kingdom (7)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (1), United States (1: Alaska)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (3), Germany (3), Japan (1), Morocco (2), the Netherlands (1), Poland (1), Slovakia (2)

• Oligocene of Austria (1), Denmark (3), Germany (1)

• Eocene of Belgium (1), France (1)

Total: 39 collections including 50 occurrences

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