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A new species of bathymodioline mussel (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Mytilidae) from Mauritania (West Africa), with comments on the genus Bathymodiolus Kenk & Wilson, 1985

@article{Cosel2002ANS,
  title={A new species of bathymodioline mussel (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Mytilidae) from Mauritania (West Africa), with comments on the genus Bathymodiolus Kenk \& Wilson, 1985},
  author={Rudo von Cosel},
  journal={Zoosystema},
  year={2002},
  volume={24},
  pages={259-271}
}
Bathymodiolus mauritanicus n. sp. est decrite et placee dans le contexte du genre Bathymodiolus Kenk & Wilson, 1985. L'espece a ete recoltee par un chalutier commercial au large du Banc d'Arguin, nord de la Mauritanie, a une profondeur d'environ 1 000 m. Aucun suintement froid ou d'hydrocarbure n'a ete detecte dans cette region, mais la recolte reguliere d'autres mollusques habitant ce type d'environnement dans le meme endroit suggere l'existence de telles sources. L'espece nouvelle appartient… 

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