A comparative study of the Bivalvia (Mollusca) from the continental shelves of Antarctica and Brazil

@article{Passos2011ACS,
  title={A comparative study of the Bivalvia (Mollusca) from the continental shelves of Antarctica and Brazil},
  author={F. Passos and Frederico Thomaisino Magalh{\~a}es},
  journal={Biota Neotropica},
  year={2011},
  volume={11},
  pages={143-155}
}
  • F. Passos, Frederico Thomaisino Magalhães
  • Published 2011
  • Biology, Geography
  • Biota Neotropica
  • During identification of bivalve molluscs collected in Antarctica, a rich taxonomic bibliography was gathered, stimulating comparisons with the Brazilian malacofauna. We listed a total of 68 and 368 known shallow-water species (less than 200 m depth) from Antarctica and Brazil, respectively, in order to find species, families and superfamilies in common, and to investigate how these malacofaunas differ in regard to these representative groups and their life habits. There are 23 superfamilies… CONTINUE READING
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