Cyclopecten pustulosus

Cyclopecten pustulosus

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Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eutriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Neotriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eucoelomata  ⇒ Superstamm: Eutrochozoa  ⇒ Stamm: Mollusca  ⇒ Klasse: Bivalvia  ⇒ Unterklasse: Pteriomorphia  ⇒ Klade: Ostreomorphi  ⇒ Klade: Ostreioni  ⇒ Klade: Ostreata  ⇒ Überordnung: Ostreiformii  ⇒ Ordnung: Pectinida  ⇒ Unterordnung: Entoliidina  ⇒ Überfamilie: Entolioidea  ⇒ Familie: Propeamussiidae  ⇒ Gattung: Cyclopecten

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Verrill, 1873

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Cyclopecten pustulosus



Pecten pustulosus

Verrill, 1873
Ref.: E. V. Coan, P. V. Scott, and F. R. Bernard. 2000. Bivalve seashells of western North America. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural history Monographs 2:1-764

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Motility: actively mobile
Habit: epifaunal
Environment: marine
Compositon of the remains:

Aragonite, low Mg Calcite

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 20)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • T. R. Waller, 2011 - Neogene Paleontology of the Northern Dominican Republic. 24. Propeamussidae and Pectinidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Pectinoidea) of the Cibao Valley - Bulletins of American Paleontology (), 1-198 (serial monograph, English)
  • E. V. Coan, 2000 - Bivalve seashells of western North America - Santa Barbara Museum of Natural history Monographs (2), 1-764 (book/book chapter, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) SXex0YZlu02x3UTLbgH8Dg
GUID (Global unique identifier) D1B17749-6586-4DBB-B1DD-44CB6E01FC0E
Database ID 113231