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Peniagone leander Pawson & Foell, 1986

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

 

Distribution

Pacific Ocean (incl. Mariana Trench area)

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Pawson, D L and Foell, E. J. (1986). Peniagone leander new species, an abyssal benthopelagic sea cucumber (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) from the eastern central Pacific Ocean. Bulletin of Marine Science 38(2): 293-299.

 

Other references:

Gong, Lin et al. (2020). Rediscovery of the abyssal species Peniagone leander Pawson and Foell, 1986 (Holothuroidea: Elasipodida: Elpidiidae): the first record from the Mariana Trench area. Journal of Oceanology and Limnology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00343-020-0067-9 [Abstract]

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/25643/peniagone-leander

 

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