Anguipecten pacificus Dijkstra, 2002


Bibliographic references

, . - A new species of living scallop of the genus Anguipecten (Bivalvia, Pectinidae) from the tropical Indo-Pacific. Basteria 66: 139-142
, . - Pectinoidea (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Propeamussiidae, Entoliidae and Pectinidae) from the Austral Islands (French Polynesia). Zoosystema 32(2): 333-358

Type locality

French Polynesia, Marquesas Islands, Motu One, 07°48'S, 140°21'W, 450-455 m [MUSORSTOM 9: stn DW1281].

Name-bearing type


Other specimens of the type series

PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-21414
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-21415
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-21416

Other valuable specimens

CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2010-4838
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2010-4837
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2010-4839
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2010-4834
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2010-4835
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2010-4836
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2010-4833


Mollusca 11
Bivalvia 11
Pectinidae 11
Anguipecten 11

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Molluscs (IM) 11