|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||Age range and collections|
Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae
It was reranked as Pecten (Leptopecten) by Jordan and Hertlein (1926); it was reranked as Chlamys (Leptopecten) by Grau (1959).
It was assigned to Pecten by Jordan and Hertlein (1926); to Chlamys by Grau (1959); to Chlamydinae by Woodring (1982); to Aequipectini by Coan et al. (2000); to Pectinidae by Ward and Blackwelder (1987) and Todd (2001); and to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002).
|Year||Name and author|
|1926||Pecten (Leptopecten) Jordan and Hertlein p. 435|
|1959||Chlamys (Leptopecten) Grau p. 118|
|1961||Aequipecten (Pacipecten) Olsson|
|1961||Pecten (Pacipecten) Olsson p. 164|
|1982||Leptopecten Woodring p. 595|
|1987||Leptopecten Ward and Blackwelder p. 129|
|2000||Leptopecten Coan et al. pp. 234, 237|
|2001||Leptopecten (Pacipecten) Todd|
|2002||Leptopecten Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2002||Pacipecten Sepkoski, Jr.|
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