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Oopecten gigas Schlotheim 1813 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 324320

Alternative combinations: Amussiopecten gigas, Gigantopecten gigas, Pecten (Oopecten) gigas, Pectinites gigas

Belongs to Oopecten according to S. Schneider 2008

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder