NZ Mollusca

Bathyaustriella thionipta Glover, Taylor & Rowden, 2004

Bathyaustriella thionipta
Kermadec Ridge
Classification: Mollusca - Bivalvia - Heterodonta - Lucinida - Lucinidae: Lucininae - Bathyaustriella
Distribution: Kermadec Ridge, Mcauley Cone, 480-504 metres [K.]
Notes: Endemic
Some known Localities
  • Kermadec Ridge, Macauley Cone, 480-504 metres, (holotype)
  • Glover, E.A., Taylor, J.D., Rowden, A.A. 2004: Bathyaustriella thionipta, a new lucinid bivalve from a hydrothermal vent on the Kermadec Ridge, New Zealand and its relationship to shallow-water taxa (Bivalvia: Lucinidae), Journal of Molluscan Studies, 70 (p.289)

Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.