Antillipecten cercadicus Maury 1917 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

Alternative combinations: Pecten (Plagioctenium) cercadica, Pecten cercadica

Synonyms: Antillipecten gardnerae Cooke 1919, Pecten (Plagioctenium) gardnerae Cooke 1919, Pecten gardnerae Cooke 1919

Belongs to Antillipecten according to T. R. Waller 2011

See also Cooke 1919

Sister taxa: Antillipecten alumensis, Antillipecten anguillensis, Antillipecten antillarum, Antillipecten flintensis, Antillipecten guanicus, Antillipecten janicoensis, Antillipecten microlineatus, Antillipecten quemadosensis, Antillipecten reynali, Antillipecten vaun, Antillipecten willobianus

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Cercado de Mao - Bluff No. 2 [Cercado Fm] (Miocene of Dominican Republic)

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