Mirapecten sp. 1

This appears to be a species of Mirapecten. It was found in a lagoon Halimeda patch and is being kept separate from M. rastellum due to its dark red mantle. However, since M. rastellum is known to vary in its mantle coloration, it could be just a very dark one.

Created 9 January 2018

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