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Pectinida (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1854Pectinoida Gray
1980Anshunopecten quadratus Xu p. 18
1980Anshunopecten Xu and Chang p. 4
1980Anshunopecten alternatoplicatus Xu and Chang p. 4
1980Anshunopecten spinosus Xu and Chang p. 4
2002Anshunopecten Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Pectinoida Kotlyar et al. p. 524
2006Pectinoida Bieler and Mikkelsen p. 230
2008Pectinoida Hikuroa and Grant-Mackie
2008Pectinoida Scholz et al.
2009Pectinoida Nevesskaja
2010Pectinida Bouchet et al.
2011Pectinida Carter et al. p. 9
2012Kolymopecten Biakov
2013Pectinida Beu and Taviani p. 7

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EubilateriaAx 1987
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available
valve height225.418.634.626.611.3

Composition: low Mg calciteo
Composition 2: aragoniteo
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: stationaryo
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2007-09-07 02:56:05
Modified: 2009-12-13 03:22:38
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Telychian to the top of the Holocene or 438.50000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 433.4 Ma

Collections (15338 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Llandovery443.4 - 433.4Canada (Ontario) Eurydesma sp. (444)
Llandovery - Wenlock443.4 - 427.4China (Jiangxi) Leiopecten sp. (27897)
Aeronian - Wenlock440.8 - 427.4China (Guizhou) Pterinopecten cybele (10942)
Telychian438.5 - 433.4China Pterinopecten cybele (27756)
Wenlock433.4 - 427.4United Kingdom (England) Palaeopecten danbyi (49642)
Gorstian427.4 - 425.6Czech Republic (Bohemia) Palaeopecten sp., Palaeopecten radvani (85118)
Gorstian427.4 - 425.6Ukraine Palaeopecten danbyi (23354)
Ludfordian425.6 - 423.0United Kingdom (England) Palaeopecten sp. (23185)
Ohesaare423.0 - 419.2Estonia (Saare) Palaeopecten danbyi (193837)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2Czech Republic Pterinopecten cybele (13894 14041 14043 14080 14183) Pterinopecten cybgele (14039)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2Italy (Sardinia) Pterinopecten cybele (26186)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2Poland Pterinopecten cybele (23027 23034)
Pridoli - Lochkovian423.0 - 410.8Poland Pterinopecten sp. (13889)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8France Pterinopecten cybele (14186)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8Poland Pterinopecten sp. (13886 13891)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8Kazakhstan Leiopecten sp. (24743)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8Czech Republic Pterinopecten sp. (14187)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8Canada (New Brunswick) Pterinopecten sp. (593)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8USA (Florida) Pterinopecten sp. (75630)
Devonian419.2 - 358.9USA (Alaska) Pterinopecten sp. (112326)