Pecten (Patinopecten) kernensis Hertlein 1925 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Full reference: L. G. Hertlein. 1925. New species of marine fossil Mollusca from western North America. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 24:39-44

Belongs to Pecten (Patinopecten) according to L. G. Hertlein 1925

Sister taxa: Patinopecten (Lituyapecten), Patinopecten (Patinopecten), Patinopecten bosei, Patinopecten brummeli, Patinopecten caurinus, Patinopecten healeyi, Patinopecten lohri, Pecten (Patinopecten) duplex, Pecten (Patinopecten) fucanus, Pecten (Patinopecten) propatulus, Pecten (Patinopecten) turneri, Pecten (Patinopecten) yakatagensis

Type specimen: LSJU 128, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Pecten (Patinopecten) kernensis in the database

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