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Laevichlamys multisquamata Dunker 1864 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 100337

Alternative combinations: Chlamys multisquamata, Pecten multisquamatus

Synonyms: Chlamys effluens Dall 1886 (no. 100339), Pecten effluens Dall 1886 (no. 100338)

Belongs to Laevichlamys according to T.R. Waller 1993

Sister taxa: Laevichlamys irregularis, Laevichlamys lauensis, Laevichlamys lemniscatus, Laevichlamys limatulus, Laevichlamys mollitus, Laevichlamys ruschenbergeri, Laevichlamys shirahamaensis, Laevichlamys squamosa, Laevichlamys wilhelminae

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 39.5 x 43.1