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Free Content Coronium, a New Genus of Muricidae (Mollusca, Neogastropoda) from off the Southeastern Coast of Brazil, with Description of Two New Species

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Two new deep-water species of Muricidae are described from the southeastern Brazilian coast, within the new genus Coronium, Coronium coronatum (Penna-Neme and Leme, 1978) is a new combination. The main characters of the new genus are the keel, the strongly lirate sculpture, several axial ridges per whorl and the long canal.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: July 1, 1996

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