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Palliolum (Delectopecten) antillarum Jung 1971 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 71656

Full reference: P. Jung. 1971. Fossil mollusks from Carriacou, West Indies. Bulletins of American Paleontology 61(269):1-262

Belongs to Palliolum (Delectopecten) according to P. Jung 1971

Sister taxa: Cyclopecten (Delectopecten) randolphi, Delectopecten alternilineatus, Delectopecten crassistriatus, Delectopecten harfordus, Delectopecten lillisi, Delectopecten maddreni, Delectopecten musorstomi, Delectopecten neuquenensis, Delectopecten pedroanus, Delectopecten terryi, Delectopecten vancouverensis, Delectopecten vitreus

Type specimen: NMB No. G 14087, a shell.

Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 18.4 x 21.2