Cyclopecten nanus Verrill and Bush 1897 (mud scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Propeamussiidae

Alternative combination: Similipecten nanus

Synonyms: Cyclopecten aotus Olsson 1922, Pecten aotus Olsson 1922

Belongs to Cyclopecten according to T. R. Waller 2011

See also Olsson 1922

Sister taxa: Cyclopecten (Cyclochlamys), Cyclopecten acuminatus, Cyclopecten almirantensis, Cyclopecten aupouria, Cyclopecten cocosensis, Cyclopecten compitum, Cyclopecten defuniak, Cyclopecten diktuotus, Cyclopecten duplicatus, Cyclopecten fenestratus, Cyclopecten guppyi, Cyclopecten horridus, Cyclopecten hoskynsi, Cyclopecten incongruus, Cyclopecten kapalae, Cyclopecten oligolepis, Cyclopecten powelli, Cyclopecten pustulosus, Cyclopecten thalassinus, Cyclopecten zalaya

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Cyclopecten nanus in the database

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