Limipecten araneosus Chronic 1949 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Aviculopectinidae

Full reference: B.J. Chronic. 1949. Invertebrate paleontology (excepting fuslinids and corals). Upper Paleozoic of Peru 46-173

Belongs to Limipecten according to J. Chronic 1953

See also Chronic 1949

Sister taxa: Limipecten bandoi, Limipecten burnettensis, Limipecten flexiauricularis, Limipecten globulus, Limipecten grandicostatus, Limipecten greerensis, Limipecten hubeiensis, Limipecten koninckii, Limipecten lamellus, Limipecten latiformis, Limipecten morsei, Limipecten multistriatus, Limipecten otterensis, Limipecten pincombei, Limipecten texanus, Limipecten wewokanus

Type specimen: AMNH 27036/1:3, a shell (Articulated shell). Its type locality is AMNH309, Pan de Azucar, Amotape Mountains, which is in a Bashkirian/Moscovian marine horizon in Peru.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at AMNH309, Pan de Azucar, Amotape Mountains

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