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Patinopecten caurinus Gould 1850 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 87165

Alternative combination: Pecten caurinus

Belongs to Patinopecten according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Patinopecten (Lituyapecten), Patinopecten (Patinopecten), Patinopecten bosei, Patinopecten brummeli, Patinopecten lohri, Pecten (Patinopecten) coosensis, Pecten (Patinopecten) dilleri, Pecten (Patinopecten) healeyi, Pecten (Patinopecten) yakatagensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder