1887

oa Annals of the Natal Museum - Observations on the southern African fissurellids Cosmetalepas africana and Macroschisma africana (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Fissurellidae)

Volume 29, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0304-0798

 

Abstract

The external anatomy and radula of Cosmetalepas africana (Tomlin, 1926) and Macroschisma africana (Tomlin, 1932) are descriptionbed and figured, and biological notes on both species are given. The systematic positions of the two genera are discussed in the light of these observations. The relation­ships of Cosmetalepas are currently uncertain whilst Macroschisma clearly belongs in the Fissurellinae. A note on the correct spelling of Macroschisma is appended.

Loading full text...

Full text loading...

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/annals/29/2/AJA03040798_369
1988-10-01
2019-10-18

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error