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Xylophaga alexisi Voight & Segonzac, 2012

HOLOTYPE

Specimen

MNHN-IM-2000-24465
2.5

Taxonomy

Mollusca
Bivalvia
Pholadidae
Xylophaga alexisi Voight & Segonzac, 2012

Origin

Cape Verde Abyssal Plain, 21°03.81’N, 31°12.21’W, 4626 m

Determination

HOLOTYPE
, . - At the bottom of the deep blue sea: a new wood-boringbivalve (Mollusca, Pholadidae, Xylophaga) from the Cape Verde Abyssal Plain (subtropical Atlantic). Zoosystema 34(1): 171-180
 
Citation: p. 173-176 fig. 1-5, 6A (d.o.)