Bathymodiolus elongatus 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

BASSIN NORD FIDJIEN: "Mussels Valley", 18°50'S - 173°29'W, 2750m ["Nautile" Campagne STARMER 2: stn PL18 JUL1989]

Name-bearing type


Other specimens of the type series

PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-26996


Mollusca 2
Bivalvia 2
Mytilidae 2
Bathymodiolus 2

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Molluscs (IM) 2