Opalocina persica Glover & Taylor, 2016


Bibliographic references

, . - Lucinidae of the Philippines: highest known diversity and ubiquity of chemosymbiotic bivalves from intertidal to bathyal depths (Mollusca: Bivalvia), in HEROS V., STRONG E. & BOUCHET P. (eds), Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos 29. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle 208: 65-234

Type locality

Philippines, Bohol Island, Ubajan, 9°41.5’N, 123°51’E, 12 m, mud

Name-bearing type


Other specimens of the type series

PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-26570

Other valuable specimens

CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2016-1171
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2016-1172
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2016-1173
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2016-1174
FIGURÉ(S) + CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2016-1225


Mollusca 16
Bivalvia 16
Lucinidae 16
Opalocina 16

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Molluscs (IM) 16