Chlamys hemicastata (Morris & Lycett)

Scale bar = 5cm

Description

Middle Jurassic, Great Oolite (incl. Fuller's Earth & Forest Marble)
Minchinhampton
Gloucestershire
England
M1860
Description:

These extinct molluscs are from the same genus as many modern scallops. The name Chlamys comes from a type of Ancient Greek soldiers cloak.
Moore, C.

Classification

Mollusca
Loboconcha
Bivalvia
Pteriomorphia
Ostreoida
Pectinina Superfamily Pectinoidea
Pectinidae
Chlamys
hemicastata