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Spathochlamys benedicti Dall 1898 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 87172

Alternative combinations: Chlamys (Chlamys) benedicti, Chlamys benedicti

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

Sister taxa: Spathochlamys vaginula, Spathochlamys vestalis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder