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Nodipecten nodosus Linnaeus 1758 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 91152

Alternative combinations: Chlamys (Nodipecten) nodosus, Lyropecten nodosus, Nodipecten nodosa, Ostrea nodosa, Pecten (Lyropecten) nodosus, Pecten (Nodipecten) nodosus

Synonym: Pecten decemradiatus Gmelin 1791 (taxon 91153)

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Nodipecten according to G. Rosenberg 2005

Sister taxa: Chlamys (Nodipecten) caloosaensis, Nodipecten arthriticus, Nodipecten articulosus, Nodipecten atlanticola, Nodipecten cerrosensis, Nodipecten colinensis, Nodipecten denaius, Nodipecten estrellanus, Nodipecten macloskeyi, Nodipecten magnificus, Nodipecten subnodosus, Nodipecten veatchii, Nodipecten veracruzensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder