Pecten (Lyropecten) perrini Arnold 1906 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Full reference: R. Arnold. 1906. Tertiary and Quaternary pectens of California. USGS Professional Paper 47:1-264

Belongs to Pecten (Lyropecten) according to R. Arnold 1906

Sister taxa: Chlamys (Lyropecten) duncanensis, Chlamys (Lyropecten) ernestsmithi, Chlamys (Lyropecten) menthifontis, Chlamys (Lyropecten) planicosta, Lyropecten crassicardo, Lyropecten dumblei, Lyropecten laekeniensis, Lyropecten miguelensis, Lyropecten septemplicatus, Pecten (Lyropecten) bowersi, Pecten (Lyropecten) gallegosi, Pecten (Lyropecten) magnolia, Pecten (Lyropecten) modulatus, Pecten (Lyropecten) pretiosus, Pecten (Lyropecten) vaughani

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (1: California collection)

• Oligocene of United States (2: California)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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