Camptonectes (Camptonectes) Meek 1864 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Parent taxon: Camptonectes according to S. A. Yamani 1983

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

Subtaxa: Camptonectes (Camptonectes) auritus Camptonectes (Camptonectes) cottaldinus Camptonectes (Camptonectes) gaultinus Camptonectes (Camptonectes) laminatus Camptonectes (Camptonectes) rigidus Camptonectes (Camptonectes) striatopunctatus

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Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Bulgaria (3 collections), Hungary (2), Israel (1), Italy (1), Turkey (3), Ukraine (1)

• Eocene of Bulgaria (2), Romania (2)

• Paleocene of Argentina (22)

• Cretaceous of China (1), France (1), Germany (1), Italy (1), Mexico (2), Mozambique (2), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (1), South Africa (1), Sweden (1), Switzerland (3), the United Kingdom (2), United States (65: Alabama, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, South Carolina, Texas)

• Jurassic of Afghanistan (1), Antarctica (2), Argentina (4), Canada (1: British Columbia), Chile (9), China (14), Ethiopia (1), France (15), Germany (9), Greenland (2), Hungary (1), India (63), Iran (1), Japan (2), Kenya (5), New Zealand (1), Norway (1), Portugal (12), Romania (5), the Russian Federation (4), Serbia and Montenegro (1), Somalia (1), Spain (27), Switzerland (1), Tunisia (4), the United Kingdom (13), Vietnam (2)

• Triassic of Japan (1)

Total: 322 collections including 348 occurrences

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