A new species of Medusafissurella (Gastropoda: Fissurellidae), a keyhole limpet, from Oman

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KATHLEEN R. SMYTHE
(1988)
Volume
33
Part
2
Page from
97

This paper deals with a new species of Medusafissurella from Oman. It differs from the norm in having a shell that is not raised from the substratum at either end, the ribs not being scabrous and the size being much larger. Other differences from Medusafissurella salebrosa (Reeve) are discussed.