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Juxtamusium Iredale 1939 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 60746

Parent taxon: Decatopectinini according to H. H. Dijkstra and R. N. Kilburn 2001

Sister taxa: Anguipecten, Antillipecten, Glorichlamys, Gloripallium

Subtaxa: Juxtamusium coudeini, Juxtamusium maldivense

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Type: Pecten (Chlamys) coudeini

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder