Additions to the Marine bivalve mollusks of Peru

Carlos Paredes, Franz Cardoso

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© 2003 Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas UNMSM. The following species of marine bivalve mollusks were recorded for the first time from the Peruvian sea: Glycymeris (Axinactus) delessertii (Reeve, 1843); Botula cylista Berry, 1959; Parahyotissa (Pliohyotissa) quercinus (Sowerby II, 1871); Pitar (Pitar) helenae Olsson, 1961; Eurhomalea lenticularis (Sowerby I, 1835); and Cardiomya planetica (Dall, 1908). Description, habitat and the geographical distribution are cited for each species.
Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)53-58
Number of pages6
JournalRevista Peruana de Biologia
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2003


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