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Leptochiton dykei Sigwart & Sirenko, 2012

HOLOTYPE

Specimen

MNHN-IM-2000-23695
5.5

Taxonomy

Mollusca
Polyplacophora
Leptochitonidae
Leptochiton dykei Sigwart & Sirenko, 2012

Origin

Big Bay
Alis
Navire océanographique
2005-09-08T13:50+0200/2005-09-08T14:45+0200
630 -705
14° 59' 44.5812'' S ; 166° 55' 1.4448'' E
Vanuatu, Sanma, between Espiritu Santo and Malo islands, 15.73° S 167.03° E, 373–800 m [BOA 1: stn CP2432.]

Determination

HOLOTYPE
, . - Deep-sea chitons from sunken wood in the West Pacific (Mollusca: Polyplacophora: Lepidopleurida): taxonomy, distribution, and seven new species. Zootaxa 3195: 1-38
 
Citation: p. 17-18 fig. 4C, 9, 10 (d.o.)