Camptonectes lens Sowerby 1818 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Alternative combinations: Camptonectes (Camptonectes) lens, Pecten lens

Belongs to Camptonectes according to J. D. Stilwell 1998

See also Sey and Kalacheva 1980, Weir 1929 and Yamani 1983

Sister taxa: Camptonectes (Boreionectes), Camptonectes (Camptochlamys), Camptonectes (Camptonectes), Camptonectes (Costicamptonectes), Camptonectes (Hunanonectes), Camptonectes (Maclearnia), Camptonectes annulatus, Camptonectes browni, Camptonectes bubonis, Camptonectes dettermani, Camptonectes grandis, Camptonectes laminatus, Camptonectes matonabbei, Camptonectes milleri, Camptonectes subulatus, Camptonectes virdunensis, Camptonectes virgatus, Pecten (Camptonectes) placitus

Subtaxa: Pecten lens morini

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Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of USSR (4 collections)

• Jurassic of Ethiopia (2), Germany (1), New Zealand (2), Poland (11), Portugal (1), the Russian Federation (6)

Total: 27 collections each including a single occurrence

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