Pseudopecten Bayle 1878 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Parent taxon: Pectinidae according to T. R. Waller 2006

See also Bouchet et al. 2010, Ros-Franch et al. 2014 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Agerchlamys, Amusium, Amussiopecten, Argopecten, Athlopecten, Avichlamys, Batequeus, Bractechlamys, Camptonectes, Camptonectinae, Canadonectites, Chesapecten, Chlamydinae, Chlamys, Complicachlamys, Coralichlamys, Costellamussiopecten, Crenamussium, Cristatopecten, Decadopecten, Decatopecten, Dimarzipecten, Eopecten, Euvola, Excellichlamys, Flabellipecten, Flexopecten, Fortipecten, Gigantopecten, Giraliapecten, Granulochlamys, Hunanonectes, Indopecten, Janupecten, Jorgechlamys, Korobkovia, Kotorapecten, Leopecten, Lepidopecten, Leptopecten, Loxochlamys, Lyriochlamys, Lyropecten, Macrochlamis, Manupecten, Mclearniinae, Merklinia, Micronectes, Minnivola, Mirapecten, Nanaochlamys, Neithea, Nevadapecten, Nippononectes, Nodipecten, Ochotochlamys, Palliolinae, Pascahinnites, Pectininae, Pedinae, Periclaraia, Philippia, Placopecten, Pleuronectites, Praechlamys, Prohinnites, Pseudopectininae, Radiopecten, Radulonectites, Radulopecten, Rebeccapecten, Sectipecten, Serratovola, Spathochlamys, Spondylopecten, Stralopecten, Tosapecten, Vertipecten, Volachlamys, Weylinae, Yabepecten

Subtaxa: Pseudopecten (Echinopecten) Pseudopecten (Pseudopecten) Pseudopecten equivalvis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Argentina (8 collections), Chile (1), Germany (5), Hungary (2), Iran (1), Italy (1), Portugal (2), Spain (50), Tanzania (1), the United Kingdom (5)

• Triassic of Italy (1)

Total: 77 collections including 88 occurrences

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