Eburneopecten scintillatus Conrad 1854 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Alternative combinations: Pecten (Eburneopecten) scintillatus, Pecten scintillatus

Belongs to Eburneopecten according to A. Beu and M. Taviani 2013

See also Harris 1919, Kosnik 2002, Palmer and Brann 1965 and Stilwell 1998

Sister taxa: Eburneopecten (Eburneopecten), Eburneopecten calvatus, Eburneopecten cerinus, Eburneopecten freneixae

Subtaxa: Pecten scintillatus corneoides

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Eocene of United States (81: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia collections)

Total: 81 collections each including a single occurrence

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