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Pyrgopsella annandalei Gruvel, 1907

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Pyrgopsella youngi Achituv & Simon-Blecher, 2006

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1906 or before

Rediscovered in 2014 or before

 

Distribution

Andaman Islands, India

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

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References

Original scientific description:

Gruvel J. A. (1907). Cirrhipèdes operculés de l’Indian Museum de Calcutta. Memoirs of the Asiatic Society of Bengal 2: 1-10.

 

Other references:

Achituv, Yair and Simon-Blecher, Noa. (2006). Pyrgopsella (Cirripedia: Balanomorpha: Pyrgomatidae) is not a sponge-inhabiting barnacle. Zootaxa 1319: 29-42. [Abstract]

Achituv, Yair and Simon-Blecher, Noa. (2014). The rise and fall of Pyrgopsella youngi – rediscovery of a lost species. Journal of Crustacean Biology 34(5): 663-670. https://doi.org/10.1163/1937240X-00002257

http://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/18927/pyrgopsella-annandalei

 

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