Bathymodiolus brevior Cosel, Métivier & Hashimoto, 1994


Bibliographic references

, . - Three new species of Bathymodiolus (Bivalvia: Mytilidae) from hydrothermal vents in the Lau Basin and the north Fiji Basin, western Pacific, and the Snake Pit area, Mid-Atlantic Ridge. The Veliger 37(3): 374-392

Type locality

ILES FIDJI: Bassin de Lau (Ride de Valufa,Site Vailili (fumeur), 1750 m ["Nautile" Campagne BIOLAU Stn BL12 ]

Name-bearing type


Other specimens of the type series

PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-26991
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-26992


Mollusca 3
Bivalvia 3
Mytilidae 3
Bathymodiolus 3

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Molluscs (IM) 3