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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten Stewart, 1930 
AphiaID: 138318

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteriomorphia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCamptonectinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPecten (Pseudamusium) vancouverensis Whiteaves, 1893 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCamptonectinae Habe, 1977
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalliorum (Delectopecten)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPecten (Delectopecten)
Sources 
redescription Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]

redescription Dijkstra H.H. (2013) Pectinoidea (Bivalvia: Propeamussiidae and Pectinidae) from the Panglao region, Philippine Islands. Vita Malacologica 10: 1-108. [6 April 2013] [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten alcocki (E. A. Smith, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten fluctuatus (Bavay, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten fosterianus (Powell, 1933)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten macrocheiricola (Habe, 1951)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten musorstomi Poutiers, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten polyleptus (Dall, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten vancouverensis (Whiteaves, 1893)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten vancouverensis vancouverensis (Whiteaves, 1893) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten vancouverensis (Whiteaves, 1893) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten vitreus (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten vitreus abyssorum (M. Sars, 1868) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten vitreus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten zacae (Hertlein, 1935)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten gelatinosus Mabille & Rochebrune, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten vitreus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten greenlandicus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimilipecten greenlandicus (G. B. Sowerby II, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten profundicola Okutani, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyalopecten profundicola (Okutani, 1962)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten randolphi (Dall, 1897) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectopecten vancouverensis (Whiteaves, 1893)
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138318
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2009-04-19 21:01:02Z  changed  Dijkstra, Henk
2009-04-20 01:32:47Z  changed  Dijkstra, Henk
2011-10-01 08:49:20Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Dijkstra, H.; Gofas, S. (2014). Delectopecten Stewart, 1930. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138318 on 2014-12-20
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