Dulcina minor Cosel & Bouchet, 2008


Bibliographic references

, . - Tropical deep-water lucinids (Mollusca: Bivalvia) from the Indo-Pacific: essentially unknown, but diverse and occasionally gigantic. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle 196: 115-213

Type locality

North Central Philippines, off Luzon, near Lubang I., 14°01'N, 120°19'E, 191-195 m [MUSORSTOM 2: stn CP 64].

Name-bearing type


Other specimens of the type series

PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-20734
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-20735
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-20736
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-20737

Other valuable specimens

CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2009-2203
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2009-2200
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2009-2202
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2009-2201


Mollusca 9
Bivalvia 9
Lucinidae 9
Dulcina 9

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Molluscs (IM) 9