Placopecten magellanicus (American Sea Scallop) is a species of scallops in the family scallops. They are native to The Nearctic and Atlantic Ocean. Dead American Sea Scallop form shallow marine sediments. They are solitary, crepuscular herbivores. Individuals can grow to 200 mm. They have sexual reproduction. They are sessile animals.
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