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Discolucina solomonensis Cosel & Bouchet, 2008

HOLOTYPE

Specimen

MNHN-IM-2000-20746
33.4

Taxonomy

Mollusca
Bivalvia
Lucinidae
Discolucina solomonensis Cosel & Bouchet, 2008

Origin

N Malaita
Alis
Navire océanographique
2001-09-28
98 -200
8° 19' 24.0024'' S ; 160° 39' 53.9748'' E
Solomon Islands, north of Malaita Island, 8°19.4'S, 160°39.9'E, 98-200 m [SALOMON 1: DW 1767].

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. 202-205 fig. 64A-F, 66A (d.o.)