Delectopecten lillisi Hertlein 1934 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Alternative combination: Pecten (Pseudamusium) lillisi

Belongs to Delectopecten according to E. J. Moore 1984

Sister taxa: Cyclopecten (Delectopecten) randolphi, Delectopecten alternilineatus, Delectopecten crassistriatus, Delectopecten harfordus, Delectopecten maddreni, Delectopecten musorstomi, Delectopecten neuquenensis, Delectopecten pedroanus, Delectopecten terryi, Delectopecten vancouverensis, Delectopecten vitreus, Palliolum (Delectopecten) antillarum

Type specimen: CAS 6062, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (2: California collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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