A new species of Perophora (Ascidiacea) from the western Atlantic, including observations on muscle action in related species
Authors: Goodbody, Ivan; Cole, Linda
Source: Bulletin of Marine Science, Volume 40, Number 2, March 1987 , pp. 246-254(9)
Abstract:Perophora regina n. sp. is described from Twin Cays, Belize, Central America. It differs from other western Atlantic species of Perophora in colony form, structure of the testis and mantle musculature. The action of the mantle musculature in the three Caribbean species of Perophora is compared.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: March 1, 1987
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