This paper lists 22 pectinoid types (21 primary and one secondary) and three potential syntypes in the Museum of Natural History (ZMB) in Berlin. Eight lectotypes are designated herein for the stabilization of taxonomic names: Pecten aequatorialis, Pecten australis, Pecten clathratus, Camptonectes gaussianus, Pecten nigromaculatus, Pecten puncticulatus, Pecten pycnolepis and Pecten vesiculosus. Nomenclatural notes on the types and further specimens are provided and the current systematic positions of the covered taxa are reported.

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Dijkstra, H. H., & Köhler, F. (2008). An annotated catalogue of Recent Pectinoidea (Mollusca, Pectinidae and Propeamussiidae) type material in the Museum of Natural History, Humboldt University, Berlin. Zoosystematics and Evolution, 84(1), 31–44.