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Carolinapecten jamieae Petuch 2004 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 119961

Full reference: E. J. Petuch. 2004. Cenozoic Seas: The view from eastern North America

Belongs to Carolinapecten according to E. J. Petuch 2004

Sister taxa: Carolinapecten eboreus, Carolinapecten solaroides, Carolinapecten urbannaensis

Type specimen: AMNH FI-50682, a partial shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): partial shell 94.0 x 101.0