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Opalia megalodon García, 2004

HOLOTYPE

Specimen

MNHN-IM-2000-4317
13.3

Taxonomy

Mollusca
Gastropoda
Epitoniidae
Opalia megalodon García, 2004

Origin

Sud de la Grande-Terre
Pacifique sud
Vauban
Navire océanographique
1985-09-30
395
22° 47' 12.0012'' S ; 167° 21' 36.0036'' E
NOUVELLE-CALEDONIE 22°47'S 167°22'E, 395 m, Sud de la Grande-Terre [N/O"Vauban" Campagne MUSORSTOM 4: stn DW226 Richer-ORSTOM coll. 30SEP1985]

Determination

HOLOTYPE
, . - New records of Opalia-like mollusks (Gastropoda: Epitoniidae) from the Indo-Pacific, with the description of fourteen new species. Novapex 5(1): 1-18
 
Citation: p. 11 fig. 35-36 (d.o.)