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Pacipecten bilineatus Clark 1915 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 293094

Alternative combination: Pecten (Plagioctenium) bilineatus

Full reference: B. L. Clark. 1915. Fauna of the San Pablo group of middle California. University of California Publications Bulletin of the Department of Geology 8(22):385-572

Belongs to Pacipecten according to E. J. Moore 1984

Sister taxa: Leptopecten (Leptopecten), Leptopecten auroraensis, Leptopecten ecnomius, Leptopecten latiauratus, Leptopecten olgensis, Leptopecten thompsoni, Leptopecten tumbezensis, Pecten (Leptopecten) praevalidus, Pacipecten discus, Pacipecten tolmani, Pacipecten linki, Pacipecten weaveri, Pacipecten pabloensis

Type specimen: UCMP 11579, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder