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Oliva ouini, a new species from Hansa Bay, Papua New Guinea, with notes on the anatomy of O. oliva (L., 1758)
Kantor, Y.; Tursch, B. (1998). Oliva ouini, a new species from Hansa Bay, Papua New Guinea, with notes on the anatomy of O. oliva (L., 1758). Apex (Brux.) 13(3): 131-153
In: Apex (Bruxelles). Société Belge de Malacologie: Bruxelles. ISSN 0773-5251, more

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Keyword
    Marine
Author keywords
    Olividae, Oliva ouini, sp nov , Oliva oliva, anatomy, shell morphometry

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  • Kantor, Y.
  • Tursch, B.

Abstract
    Oliva ouini, sp. nov. from the Western Pacific Ocean is described and compared to its closest relative O. oliva (L , 1758). The shells of the two species differ by several characters and are completely separable in scatter diagrams. The anatomy of the two species is described and shown to differ for several features.

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