Belomitra admete Kantor, Puillandre, Rivasseau & Bouchet, 2012


Bibliographic references

, . - Neither a buccinid nor a turrid: A new family of deep-sea snails for Belomitra P. Fischer, 1883 (Mollusca, Neogastropoda), with a review of Recent Indo-Pacific species. Zootaxa 3496: 1-64

Type locality

West of Sri Lanka, 06º59’N, 78º50’E, 2540 m, 1 Aug. 1981 [SAFARI 2 sta. CP05].

Name-bearing type


Other specimens of the type series

PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-24486


Mollusca 2
Gastropoda 2
Neogastropoda 2
Belomitridae 2
Belomitra 2

Specimens registered in collections

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