Lyriopecten Hall 1877 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pterinopectinidae

Parent taxon: Pterinopectinidae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Anulipecten, Chuluaria, Claraia, Claraioides, Denguiria, Dunbarella, Pseudaviculopecten, Pterinopecten, Pterinopectinella, Pterinopectinellinae, Pterinopectininae, Pteroclaraia, Rugiclaraia, Tesseratiinae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of China (4 collections), France (1), Libya (4), New Zealand (2), United States (27: Missouri, New York, Ohio)

Total: 38 collections including 39 occurrences

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