Camptonectes grandis Hector 1886 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Alternative combinations: Lima (Plagiostoma) grandis, Plagiostoma grandis

Belongs to Camptonectes according to J. Marwick 1953

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

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Antarctica (1 collection), New Zealand (4)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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