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Tribe Aequipectinini Nordsieck 1969 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 244112

Alternative spelling: Aequipectini

Parent taxon: Pectininae according to J. G. Carter et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Amusiini, Annachlamys, Carolinapecten, Chlamydini, Decatopectinini, Mesopeplum, Oppenheimopecten, Pecten, Pectinini

Subtaxa: Chagrepecten, Lindapecten, Zamorapecten

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Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder