Aequipecten

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Aequipecten
Aequipecten opercularis.jpg
Queen scallop, Aequipecten opercularis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order: Ostreoida
Suborder: Pectinina
Superfamily: Pectinoidea
Family: Pectinidae
Genus: Aequipecten
P. Fischer, 1886
Species

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Aequipecten is a genus of scallops, marine bivalve mollusks in the family Pectinidae.[1]

Species[edit]

Species within the genus Aequipecten include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Abbott, R.T. & Morris, P.A. A Field Guide to Shells: Atlantic and Gulf Coasts and the West Indies. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1995. 30-31.