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Hinnites Defrance 1821 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16708

Alternative spelling: Pecten (Hinnites)

Parent taxon: Hinnitinae according to P. Bouchet et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Aequipecten, Crassadoma, Cryptopecten, Hilberia, Patriciapecten, Psychrochlamys, Semipallium, Taimyronectes, Janopecten

Subtaxa: Hinnites (Pleuronectites), Hinnites cortesyi, Hinnites crinifer, Hinnites crispus, Hinnites denticostatus, Hinnites ercolanianus, Hinnites scepsidicus

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder