Redescription of Psolus tessellatus Koehler, 1896 (Echinodermata, Holothuroidea) with neotype designation


en European Journal of Taxonomy 2013 (38) - Pages 1-5 (EJT-38)

Published on 07 February 2013

In the bycatch of a scientific campaign in the Bay of Biscay (VITAL 2002) a third specimen of Psolus tessellatus Koehler, 1896 was collected very close to the type locality. This specimen is here fully illustrated and designated as the neotype.

Keywords :

Psolidae, Bay of Biscay, redescription, first illustration, neotype.

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