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Placopecten princepoides Emmons 1858 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 99244

Alternative combination: Pecten princepoides

Belongs to Placopecten according to L. W. Ward 1992

Sister taxa: Placopecten clintonius, Placopecten magellanicus, Placopecten marylandica, Placopecten virginiana

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder