Original paper

Mitra (Mitra) lussii, a new species from South Africa (Neogastropoda: Muricoidea: Mitridae)

Turner, Hans; Salisbury, Richard

Archiv für Molluskenkunde Band 136 Heft 2 (2007), p. 211 - 215

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published: Dec 20, 2007

DOI: 10.1127/arch.moll/0003-9284/136/211-215

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Mitra (Mitra) lussii n. sp. is described from moderately deep continental shelf slopes off Wild Coast, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, depth 80–110 meters. It is compared to both South African species Mitra brinkae Salisbury & Kilburn 1996 and Cancilla meyeriana Salisbury 1992, and to Mitra marrowi Turner 2001 from the Philippines.


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