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New records of marine invertebrates from the Cape Verde Islands.

@inproceedings{Wirtz2001NewRO,
  title={New records of marine invertebrates from the Cape Verde Islands.},
  author={P. Wirtz},
  year={2001}
}
During several night-dives, this species was observed and photographed in a depth range of 10 – 22 m. The species is unmistakable (e.g. photo of animal from Tenerife, Canary Islands in WIRTZ 1995, p 52). P. caribbeorum is known from the Caribbean and, in the eastern Atlantic, from the Canary Islands (HARTOG et al. 1993). HARTOG et al. (1993) described Pseudocorynactis caboverdensis from Sao Vicente Island, Cape Verde Islands, based on a single juvenile specimen. Whether this is really a… Expand
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  • P. Wirtz
  • Biology
  • Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom
  • 2003
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