New Species of Caecum (Caenogastropoda: Rissooidea: Caecidae) from the Atlantic Coast of South America (Brazil) with a Description of the Protoconch and Growth Stages

@inproceedings{Lima2013NewSO,
  title={New Species of Caecum (Caenogastropoda: Rissooidea: Caecidae) from the Atlantic Coast of South America (Brazil) with a Description of the Protoconch and Growth Stages},
  author={S. F. B. Lima and F. N. Santos and R. S. Absal{\~a}o},
  booktitle={Zoological science},
  year={2013}
}
  • S. F. B. Lima, F. N. Santos, R. S. Absalão
  • Published in Zoological science 2013
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Two new species of Caecinae are described from the Brazilian coast. Specimens of Caecum metamorphosicum sp. nov. were collected from northern to southeastern Brazil. The teleoconch V of this species is characterized by strong, raised, quadrangular, rather closely arranged axial ribs, except the last two to three preceding the aperture, which are slightly larger and more widely separated, and a finger-shaped mucro. Specimens of Caecum trindadense sp. nov. were only collected from southeastern… CONTINUE READING
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