A new species of Dillwynella in the Atlantic Ocean.
Systematic Dagarna, Stockholm, Abstracts
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Dillwynella sp. nov. (holotype will be deposited in: The Field Museum of National History, Chicago, U.S.A.) from the Gulf of Mexico is the second species found in the Atlantic. It was found on natural wood fall in a depth of 610 m. With a maximum diameter of 5.5 mm, it is the largest species of this genus. Description was undertaken on an adult shell. SEM pictures were taken of dried softpart, radula (both holotype) and protoconch (paratype).
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