Tribe Adamussiini Habe 1977 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Parent taxon: Palliolinae according to A. Beu and M. Taviani 2013

See also Bouchet et al. 2010 and Carter et al. 2011

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

Subtaxa: Adamussium Antarctipecten Duplipecten Lentipecten Victoripecten

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Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Antarctica (4 collections)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

• Miocene of Antarctica (1), Australia (3), Greenland (1), Italy (2), New Zealand (18)

• Oligocene of Antarctica (1), Bulgaria (1), Denmark (5), New Zealand (21)

• Eocene of Australia (1), Bulgaria (2), Croatia (1), France (1), Italy (1), New Zealand (15), Poland (2), Romania (1), the United Kingdom (9)

Total: 91 collections including 94 occurrences

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