WoRMS taxon details

Pyropelta musaica McLean & Haszprunar, 1987

450016  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:450016)

accepted
Species
marine
McLean J.H. & Haszprunar G. (1987). Pyropeltidae, a new family of cocculiniform limpets from hydrothermal vents. <em>The Veliger.</em> 30(2): 196-205., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/134379#page/210/mode/1up
page(s): 198, figs 1-8, 9A [details]   
Type locality contained in Juan De Fuca Ridge  
type locality contained in Juan De Fuca Ridge [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Pyropelta musaica McLean & Haszprunar, 1987. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=450016 on 2019-07-17
Date
action
by
2010-02-01 08:40:09Z
created
2010-02-01 12:20:08Z
changed
2011-08-27 12:59:32Z
checked

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original description McLean J.H. & Haszprunar G. (1987). Pyropeltidae, a new family of cocculiniform limpets from hydrothermal vents. <em>The Veliger.</em> 30(2): 196-205., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/134379#page/210/mode/1up
page(s): 198, figs 1-8, 9A [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

additional source McLean J.H. (1992) Cocculiniform limpets (Cocculinidae and Pyropeltidae) living on whale bone in the deep sea off California. <i>Journal of Molluscan Studies</i> 58: 401-414. [November 1992] [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Habitat hydrothermal vents and seeps [details]
 

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