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Delectopecten vitreus Gmelin 1791 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 211812

Alternative combinations: Chlamys (Delectopecten) vitrea, Cyclopecten (Delectopecten) vitreus, Ostrea vitrea, Palliolum vitreum, Pecten vitreus

Synonyms: Chlamys chaperi Dautzeberg and Fischer 1897 (no. 211819), Pecten abyssorum Sars 1878 (no. 211820)

Belongs to Delectopecten according to H. H. Dijkstra and R. N. Kilburn 2001

Sister taxa: Cyclopecten (Delectopecten) randolphi, Delectopecten alternilineatus, Delectopecten crassistriatus, Delectopecten harfordus, Delectopecten lillisi, Delectopecten maddreni, Delectopecten musorstomi, Delectopecten neuquenensis, Delectopecten pedroanus, Delectopecten terryi, Delectopecten vancouverensis, Palliolum (Delectopecten) antillarum

Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder