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Amusium papyraceum Gabb 1873 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 244862

Alternative combination: Pleuronectia papyracea

Belongs to Amusium according to T. R. Waller 2011

Sister taxa: Amusium aguaclarensis, Amusium balloti, Amusium bocasense, Amusium darwinianum, Amusium filosum, Amusium hulshofi, Amusium lucens, Amusium mimyum, Amusium mortoni, Amusium orientale, Amusium paris, Amusium pleuronectes, Amusium sol, Amusium toulae, Amussium alazanum, Amussium destefanii, Amussium lompocensis, Amussium squamulum, Amussium subcorneum, Pecten (Amusium) lyonii

Type specimen: ANSP, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 52.0 x 54.0