A new subspecies of Phascolion Théel, 1875 (Sipuncula: Golfingiidae) from Indian waters.

  title={A new subspecies of Phascolion Th{\'e}el, 1875 (Sipuncula: Golfingiidae) from Indian waters.},
  author={Jos{\'e} I. Saiz and Mar{\'i}a {\'A}ngeles Bustamante and Javier Tajadura and Tejal Vijapure and Soniya Sukumaran},
  volume={3931 3},
A new subspecies of Phascolion pacificum Murina, 1957 is described from shallow waters (15-20 m deep) off Malvan and Ratnagiri in India. Phascolion pacificum denticulatum ssp. nov. is characterized by the presence of a prominent tooth-like projection in the median part of the free border of the holdfast papillae. This finding represents the first record of any Phascolion species for all the Indian coasts. 

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