The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Protognathia bathypelagica Schultz, 1977

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Cirolana bathypelagica Schultz, 1977

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered in: 1988 or before

 

Distribution

Weddell Sea, Antarctica

 

Biology

 

 

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References

Wägele, Johann-Wolfgang and Brandt, Angelika. (1988). Protognathia n. gen. bathypelagica (Schultz, 1977) rediscovered in the Weddell Sea: A missing link between the Gnathiidae and the Cirolanidae (Crustacea, Isopoda). Polar Biology 8(5): 359-365.

 

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