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Elliptiolucina virginiae Cosel & Bouchet, 2008

HOLOTYPE

Specimen

MNHN-IM-2000-20703
60

Taxonomy

Mollusca
Bivalvia
Lucinidae
Elliptiolucina virginiae Cosel & Bouchet, 2008

Origin

Iles Tanimbar
1991-11-02T19:00+0100
840 -855
8° 29' 0.0024'' S ; 131° 33' 0.0108'' E
Indonesia, Tanimbar Islands, 8°29'S, 131°33'E, 840-855 m [KARUBAR: stn CP 73].

Determination

HOLOTYPE
, . - Tropical deep-water lucinids (Mollusca: Bivalvia) from the Indo-Pacific: essentially unknown, but diverse and occasionally gigantic. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle 196: 115-213
 
Citation: p. 141-142 fig. 18A-G, 18C, 19 (d.o.)