Australian Museum Journal Scientific results of the trawling expedition of H.M.C.S. "Thetis" off the coast of New South Wales, in February and March, 1898, Part 2: Mollusca. Part II. Scaphopoda and Gastropoda

Shortform:
Hedley, 1903, Aust. Mus. Mem. 4(6): 327–402
Author(s):
Hedley, Charles
Year published:
1903
Title:
Scientific results of the trawling expedition of H.M.C.S. "Thetis" off the coast of New South Wales, in February and March, 1898, Part 2: Mollusca. Part II. Scaphopoda and Gastropoda
Serial title:
Australian Museum Memoir
Volume:
4
Issue:
6
Start page:
327
End page:
402
DOI:
10.3853/j.0067-1967.4.1903.1502
Language:
English
Plates:
plates xxxvi–xxxviii
Date published:
08 October 1903
Cover date:
08 October 1903
ISSN:
0067-1967
CODEN:
AUNMA5
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Subjects:
MOLLUSCA: BRACHIOPODA
Digitized:
11 March 2009
Available online:
07 August 2009
Reference number:
1502
EndNote package:
EndNote file
Title page:
Title page (86kb PDF)
Complete work:
Complete work (7840kb PDF)

Abstract

[There is no abstract or summary for this work; the following is offered in HTML format, it is the first description of many within this article. Editor March 2009] Dentalium thetidis, sp. nov. Shell white, rather thin, tapering and very little curved. Sculpture: seven elevated ribs run the whole length of the shell, those on the concave side are stronger and wider apart than the others; each interspace is grooved by a dozen fine even striae, faintly crossed by growth lines; towards the aperture one or two interstitial riblets arise. Anal orifice simple. Length, 8 mm.; diameter of aperture, 1 mm.